chrysophenine

[ kri-sof-uh-neen, -nin ]
/ krɪˈsɒf əˌnin, -nɪn /

noun Chemistry.

a bright yellow dye derived from stilbene, used chiefly for dyeing leather and textiles.

Nearby words

  1. chrysolite,
  2. chrysolitic,
  3. chrysomelid,
  4. chrysomonad,
  5. chrysomyia,
  6. chrysophyte,
  7. chrysoprase,
  8. chrysops,
  9. chrysostom,
  10. chrysotherapy

Origin of chrysophenine


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