trypan blue

noun
tryp·​an blue | \ ˈtrip-ən- \

Medical Definition of trypan blue 

: a teratogenic disazo dye C34H24N6Na4O14S4 used as an intravital stain and especially formerly as a trypanocide

Learn More about trypan blue

Share trypan blue

Dictionary Entries near trypan blue

truth serum

Truvada

Try

trypan blue

trypanocidal

trypanocide

trypanosoma

Comments on trypan blue

What made you want to look up trypan blue? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by shyness and lack of polish

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Liar, Liar Quiz

  • alt-5761dbe2ba986
  • Someone who pretends to be sick in order to avoid work is a:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!