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Mercurochrome

[ mer-kyoor-uh-krohm ]
/ mərˈkyʊər əˌkroʊm /
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Pharmacology, Trademark.
a brand of merbromin.
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How to use Mercurochrome in a sentence

  • One of the ambulance men has red hair, and the other has a mercurochrome-stain on his left sleeve.

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British Dictionary definitions for Mercurochrome

Mercurochrome
/ (məˈkjʊərəˌkrəʊm) /

noun
trademark a solution of merbromin, used as a topical antibacterial agent
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Medical definitions for Mercurochrome

Mercurochrome
[ mər-kyurə-krōm′ ]

A trademark for a preparation of merbromin.
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