Crocetin
Crocetin Cro"ce*tin (kr?"s?-t?n), n. (Chem.) A dyestuff, obtained from the Chinese crocin, which produces a brilliant yellow. [1913 Webster]

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  • crocetin — cro·ce·tin …   English syllables

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  • Crocīn — C58H86O31, findet sich in den chinesischen Gelbschoten (Gardenia grandiflora) und wird aus deren alkoholischem Extrakt abgeschieden. Es ist morgenrot, geruchlos, amorph, löst sich in Wasser und Alkohol, sehr schwer in Äther, bildet mit verdünnten …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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