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Medical Term:

vital red

Pronunciation: vi'tal red

Definition: Trisodium salt of a sulfonated diazo dye (a ditolyl group diazotized to sulfonated aminonaphthalene residues), used as a vital stain.

Synonym(s): brilliant vital red

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