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Definition of "cyanin" [cy•a•nin]

  • The blue colouring matter of certain flowers such as the violet or the cornflower (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cyanin" in a sentence
  • "I refer to alizarin blue, alizarin cyanin, alizarin indigo, alizarin green, and coerulin."
  • "After the experiments made by me, eosine mixtures acted equally in the yellow and blue shade; likewise mixtures of cyanin 1/10 and eosine yellow shade 9/10 were the most favorable."
  • "Schumann has already said that one drop of cyanin solution, 1 to 2,500 to"