erythrogen definition

  • noun:
    • carbon disulphide
    • A substance reddened by acids, supposed to be contained in blossoms.
    • A crystalline substance gotten from diseased bile, which becomes blood-red when acted on by nitric acid or ammonia.
    • Carbon disulphide; -- so called from certain red substances which it creates in combination with other substances.
    • A substance reddened by acids, that will be supposed to be within flowers.
    • A crystalline compound obtained from diseased bile, which becomes blood-red whenever acted on by nitric acid or ammonia.
    • A fatty, green crystalline compound, believed to take place in specific specimens of pathological bile.
    • A substance, perhaps a chromogen, present in blossoms.
113 votes

How would you define erythrogen?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!