mucicarmine

noun
mu·​ci·​car·​mine | \ ˌmyü-sə-ˈkär-mən How to pronounce mucicarmine (audio) , -ˌmīn How to pronounce mucicarmine (audio) \

Medical Definition of mucicarmine

: a stain consisting of carmine in solution with aluminum chloride that is used for detecting mucin

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“Mucicarmine.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mucicarmine. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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