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eosin

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Noun
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e=o=sin

CIDE DICTIONARY

eosinn. [Gr. dawn.].
     A yellow or brownish red dyestuff obtained by the action of bromine on fluoresceïn, and named from the fine rose-red which it imparts to silk. It is also used for making a fine red ink. Its solution is fluorescent.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

eosin, n. a red fluorescent dyestuff used esp. as a stain in optical microscopy.

Etymology
Gk eos dawn + -IN

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