Roccellin
Roccellin Roc*cel"lin, n. A red dyestuff, used as a substitute for cochineal, archil, etc. It consists of the sodium salt of a complex azo derivative of naphtol. [1913 Webster]

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  • roccellin — SYN: archil …   Medical dictionary

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  • archil — A violet dye from the lichens Rocella tinctoria and R. fuciformis. SYN: orchella, orchil, roccellin. * * * ar·chil är chəl also or·chil ȯr n 1) a violet dye obtained from lichens (genera Rocella and Lecanora) see …   Medical dictionary

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