Medical Dictionary

proflavine

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noun pro·fla·vine \(ˈ)prō-ˈflā-ˌvēn\
variants: also

proflavin

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Medical Definition of proflavine

  1. :  a yellow crystalline mutagenic acridine dye C13H11N3; also :  the orange to brownish red hygroscopic crystalline sulfate used as an antiseptic especially for wounds—see acriflavine


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