malachite green

noun

Medical Definition of malachite green

: a triphenylmethane basic dye used as a biological stain and as an antiseptic

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“Malachite green.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/malachite%20green. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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