Meaning of auramine

au•ra•mine

Pronunciation: (ôr'u-mēn", -min), [key]
— n. Chem.
  1. a yellow, crystalline solid, CHClN, soluble in water, alcohol, and ether, used chiefly as a dye for paper and leather.
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