acriflavine hydrochloride


noun Chemistry.

the reddish-brown, crystalline, water-soluble hydrochloride of acriflavine, used similarly.

Nearby words

  1. acridine orange,
  2. acridine yellow,
  3. acridity,
  4. acridly,
  5. acriflavine,
  6. acrilan,
  7. acrimonious,
  8. acrimoniously,
  9. acrimony,
  10. acritarch

Also called trypaflavine, flavine.

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British Dictionary definitions for acriflavine hydrochloride

acriflavine hydrochloride

noun

a red crystalline water-soluble solid substance obtained from acriflavine and used as an antisepticAlso called: flavine
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