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rosaniline

/rəʊˈzænɪˌliːn; -lɪn/
noun
1.
a reddish-brown crystalline insoluble derivative of aniline used, in the form of its soluble hydrochloride, as a red dye See also fuchsin
Word Origin
C19: from rose1 + aniline
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