paracarmine

noun
para·​car·​mine | \ ˌpar-ə-ˈkär-mən How to pronounce paracarmine (audio) , -ˌmīn How to pronounce paracarmine (audio) \

Medical Definition of paracarmine

: a carmine microscopy stain containing calcium chloride and often aluminum chloride

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“Paracarmine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paracarmine. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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