murexoin definition

  • noun:
    • A complex nitrogenous substance gotten as a scarlet crystalline material, and viewed as about murexide.
    • A complex nitrogenous compound obtained as a scarlet crystalline substance, and considered related to murexide.
    • A red ingredient, (CH3)4C8O6N5NH4, prepared by the activity of ammonia gas and atmosphere on amalic acid. It crystallizes in quadratic prisms and sublimes at 230° C.
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