red coralline

red coralline
paeonine p[ae]"o*nine (p[=e]"[-o]*n[i^]n), n. (Chem.) An artifical red nitrogenous dyestuff, called also {red coralline}. [1913 Webster]

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  • coralline — I. noun Date: 1543 1. a coralline red alga 2. a bryozoan or hydroid that resembles a coral II. adjective Etymology: French, from feminine of corallin coral like, from Middle French, from Late Latin corallinus, from Latin corallium Date: circa… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • coralline — 1. adjective a) Of, relating to or pertaining to or resembling red algae of the family Corallinaceae b) Of, pertaining to, or resembling the material coral Syn: coral, coralloid, coralloidal 2 …   Wiktionary

  • coralline — cor•al•line [[t]ˈkɔr ə lɪn, ˌlaɪn, ˈkɒr [/t]] adj. 1) ivt composed of coral or having the structure of coral 2) ivt corallike 3) mcr any red alga impregnated with lime • Etymology: 1535–45; < LL corallīnus coral red. See coral, ine I …   From formal English to slang

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