pyronine

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noun py·ro·nine \ˈpī-rə-ˌnēn\

Definition of pyronine

  1. :  any of several basic xanthene dyes used chiefly as biological stains

Origin and Etymology of pyronine

International Scientific Vocabulary, irregular from pyr- + 2-ine


First Known Use: 1895


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pyronine

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noun py·ro·nine \ˈpī-rə-ˌnēn\

Medical Definition of pyronine

  1. :  any of several basic xanthene dyes used chiefly as biological stains


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