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bra•zil•e•in



Pronunciation: (bru-zil'ē-in), [key]
n. Chem.
a red, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, C16H12O5, obtained by the oxidation of brazilin: used chiefly as a dye for wood and textiles. Also,brasilein.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Brazil CurrentBrazilian emerald

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