Mauvine
Mauvine Mauv"ine, a. Mauve-colored. [1913 Webster]

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  • mauvine — mauveine mauve [ i]ne, n. (Chem.) An artificial organic base, obtained by oxidizing a mixture of aniline and toluidine, and valuable for the dyestuffs it forms. [Written also {mauvine}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mauvine — mau·vine …   English syllables

  • mauvine — ˈmō]və̇n, ]ˌvēn also ˈmȯ] adjective Etymology: mauve + ine : of the color mauve * * * mauvˈin, mauvˈine, mauveˈin or mauveˈine noun Mauve dye • • • Main Entry: ↑mauve …   Useful english dictionary

  • mauveine — mauve [ i]ne, n. (Chem.) An artificial organic base, obtained by oxidizing a mixture of aniline and toluidine, and valuable for the dyestuffs it forms. [Written also {mauvine}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perkin Medal — The Perkin Medal is an award given annually by the American section of the Society of Chemical Industry to a scientist residing in America for an innovation in applied chemistry resulting in outstanding commercial development. It is considered… …   Wikipedia

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