neocyanine

[ nee-oh-sahy-uh-neen, -nin ]

noun
  1. a dye used to make photographic emulsions sensitive to infrared radiation.

Origin of neocyanine

1
First recorded in 1975–80; neo- + cyanine

Words Nearby neocyanine

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