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Martius yellow

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noun Mar·ti·us yellow \ˈmär-sh(ē-)əs-\

Medical Definition of Martius yellow

  1. :  a yellow dye C10H6N2O5 that is used chiefly as a biological stain

Biographical Note for martius yellow

Martius

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Carl Alexander von

(1838–1920), German chemist. Martius was involved in the synthetic organic dye industry, having been one of the founders of an aniline dye factory in Berlin in 1867.


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