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acriflavine

Saltos de línea: acri|fla¦vine
Pronunciación: /ˌakrɪˈfleɪvɪn
 
, -iːn/

Definición de acriflavine en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
A bright orange-red dye derived from acridine, used as an antiseptic.
Example sentences
  • Compared with cytotoxic photoprotectants like herberine, palmatine and acriflavine, the anionic dyes have no adverse effects up to a concentration of 1 M.
  • All the respiratory-deficient mutants previously isolated in our laboratory have been induced by treatment with acriflavine or ethidium bromide.
  • Some acriflavine added as a bacterial prophylactic.

Origen

early 20th century: formed irregularly from acridine + Latin flavus 'yellow' + -ine4.

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