[ fley-vin, -veen ]
/ ˈfleɪ vɪn, -vin /
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Examples from the Web for flavine
Wool is dyed in single bath by boiling with a mixture of Flavine (8%), stannous chloride (4%) and oxalic acid (2%).
Flavine is used in small quantity along with cochineal for dyeing scarlet on wool.
British Dictionary definitions for flavine
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Medicine definitions for flavine
[ flā′vēn′ ]
A brownish-red crystalline powder used as an antiseptic.
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