Definition of


  1. (noun, substance) a yellow dye that is visible even when highly diluted; used as an absorption indicator when silver nitrate solution is added to sodium chloride in order to precipitate silver chloride (turns pink when no chloride ions are left in solution and negative fluorescein ions are then absorbed)

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Alternate forms of Fluorescein

Hyponyms: bromeosin, eosin

Hypernyms: absorption indicator, dye, dyestuff

Words that sound like Fluorescein

flower chain, fluoresceine

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