Definitions for visual purple

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vis′ual pur′ple(n.)

  1. Ref: rhodopsin.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. visual purple, rhodopsin, retinal purple(noun)

    a red photopigment in the retinal rods of vertebrates; dissociates into retinene by light


  1. visual purple(Noun)

    The pigment rhodopsin.


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