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Bismarck brown

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noun Bis·marck brown \ˈbiz-ˌmärk-\

Medical Definition of Bismarck brown

  1. :  a brown basic diazo dye that is used as a biological stain

Biographical Note for bismarck brown

Bismarck–Schönhausen

\ˈbis-ˌmärk-shœ̅n-ˈhau̇-zən\play ,

Otto Edward Leopold von

(1815–1898), German chancellor. The dye Bismarck brown was named in his honor.


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