Medical Dictionary

proflavine

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

medical Definition of proflavine

: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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