"mauveine" Definition

  1. n. An artificial organic base, obtained by oxidizing a mixture of aniline and toluidine, and valuable for the dyestuffs it forms.

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Position in dictionary: 60484 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "mauveine": 1
Words that end with "mauveine": 1
Words that contain "mauveine": 1
Next words in dictionary: mauvine, maverick, mavis, maw, mawk, mawkin, mawkingly, mawkish, mawkishly, mawkishness
Previous words in dictionary: mauve, mauvaniline, mauther, mausoleums, mausoleum, mausolean, maurist, mauresque, maungy, maundy thursday

English Dictionary Definition of mauveine

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