Definitions for safranineˈsæf rəˌnin, -nɪn; -nɪn

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  1. safranine, safranin, saffranine(noun)

    any of a class of chiefly red organic dyes

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  1. safranine(Noun)

    any of a class of red to blue azine dyes

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  1. Safranine(noun)

    an orange-red nitrogenous dyestuff produced artificially by oxidizing certain aniline derivatives, and used in dyeing silk and wool; also, any one of the series of which safranine proper is the type

  2. Origin: [So called because used as a substitute for safranin.]


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