urrhodin


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Urrhodin \Ur*rho"din\, n. [1st uro- + Gr. ? a rose.] (Physiol.
   Chem.)
   Indigo red, a product of the decomposition, or oxidation, of
   indican. It is sometimes found in the sediment of
   pathological urines. It is soluble in ether or alcohol,
   giving the solution a beautiful red color. Also called
   indigrubin.
   [1913 Webster]
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