Erythroleic
Erythroleic Er`y*thro"le*ic, a. [Gr. 'eryqro`s red + L. oleum oil.] (Chem.) Having a red color and oily appearance; -- applied to a purple semifluid substance said to be obtained from archil. [1913 Webster]

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  • Erythrolein — Er y*thro le*in, n. [See {Erythroleic}.] (Chem.) A red substance obtained from litmus. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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