pinachrome

noun
pin·​a·​chrome | \ ˈpinəˌkrōm \

Definition of pinachrome

: an isocyanine dye used in photography sensitizing to the green and orange-red regions of the spectrum

History and Etymology for pinachrome

International Scientific Vocabulary pina- (irregular from Greek pinak-, pinax board, tablet, picture) + -chrome

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“Pinachrome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pinachrome. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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