Hæmatoxylin

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hæmatoxylin (Chem) The coloring principle of logwood. It is obtained as a yellow crystalline substance, C16H14O6, with a sweetish taste. Formerly called also hematin.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Hæmatoxylon