triphenylmethane dye

noun

Medical Definition of triphenylmethane dye

: any of a group of dyes (as pararosaniline) derived from triphenylmethane and used especially as organic pigments and biological stains

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“Triphenylmethane dye.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/triphenylmethane%20dye. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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