• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Morin (Chem) A yellow crystalline substance (C15H10O7) of acid properties extracted from fustic Chlorophora tinctoria syn. Maclura tinctoria, formerly called Morus tinctoria); -- called also moric acid and natural yellow 8. It is used as a dye for wool, giving a color from lemon yellow through olive to olive brown, depending on the metal with which it is mordanted.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n morin A yellow coloring matter obtained from fustic, Chlorophora tinctoria.
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In literature:

The student kept himself concealed at the College du Forbet, which was already surrounded by a body of archers headed by John Morin.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 9" by Various
Then he had found a means of diversion; the Morin flowed at the foot of the garden.
"Germinie Lacerteux" by Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
Madame Morin was therefore ruled out.
"The Rough Road" by William John Locke
What would old Morin have to tell him?
"Fantômas" by Pierre Souvestre
I heard afterward that this man's name was Morin, and that he was the leader of the expedition.
"Ben Comee" by M. J. (Michael Joseph) Canavan
In the afternoon there came fuller reports of movements towards the Petit Morin.
"The War in the Air; Vol. 1" by Walter Raleigh
Morin says that the first thing is to teach McClellan how to write military bulletins.
"Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862" by Adam Gurowski
The Ninety-Two Resolutions were introduced by Elzear Bedard, the son of Pierre Bedard, and are reputed to have been drawn up by A. N. Morin.
"The 'Patriotes' of '37" by Alfred D. Decelles
Morin consented to serve in the new Ministry.
"The Day of Sir John Macdonald" by Joseph Pope
The general result of the election was favourable to the Hincks-Morin administration.
"George Brown" by John Lewis

In news:

LEWISTON — Unheralded for much of the season, it's hard to miss Pierre-Olivier Morin now.
Poet Tomas Q Morin is a senior lecturer at Texas State University and a Texas native.
Travis Morin , hockey season and fantasy player news for Travis Morin .
Welcome to the NHL, Jeremy Morin .
Playing in his third game after being recalled to take all-world forward Marian Hossa's place in the lineup, Morin delivered in just about every way possible.
Enlarge Rob Grabowski/US PresswireJeremy Morin earned his first NHL point on Tuesday.
American Jeremy Morin throws a check in game against Sweden in late 2008.
Morin , a skilled scorer, is expected to be one of the top American players chosen in the NHL draft.
Ski racing has played a major role in the life of the US Ski and Snowboard Team Foundation's newest trustee, Dave Morin .
Recipe created by Marie-Claude Morin.
Olivier Morin/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images.
A reimagining of Stravinsky 's "Histoiredu Soldat," includes,right, Rebekah Morin, Christian Coulson, and Jake Szczypek.
Monte Morin of the Los Angeles Times.
At this point, Rob Morin knows the drill.
A spokesman for Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston says Eric Morin was pronounced dead Thursday.

In science:

In the case of maps of negative dimension the complement in the space of corank one map germs to the space of Morin map germs is of infinite codimension.
Invariants of singular sets of smooth maps
The Morin singularity types A+ 2r+1 (a, b) are the same if and only if a = b.
Invariants of singular sets of smooth maps
The closure of A2r+1 -singular points of a Morin map is a closed submanifold. A singular point of type A3 is called a swal lowtail singular point.
Invariants of singular sets of smooth maps
In general the closure of the set of Morin singular points of a smooth map f : M → N may not be a submanifold of M .
Invariants of singular sets of smooth maps
Vector bundle morphisms associated with Morin map germs.
Invariants of singular sets of smooth maps