vital red

n.

An acid dye used as a vital stain.

Nearby words

  1. vital capacity,
  2. vital force,
  3. vital function,
  4. vital index,
  5. vital pulp,
  6. vital signs,
  7. vital stain,
  8. vital staining,
  9. vital statistics,
  10. vitalian


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