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, eosine  
1      (Also called)    bromeosin          a red crystalline water-insoluble derivative of fluorescein. Its soluble salts are used as dyes. Formula: C20H8Br4O5  
2    any of several similar dyes  
     (C19: from Greek eos dawn + -in; referring to the colour it gives to silk)  
   eosinic             adj  
  eosin-like      adj  

      n     (Chem)      another name for       eosin  
     (C20: from bromo- + eosin)  
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