merbromine merbromine n. A mercurial compound applied topically as an antiseptic; {Mercurochrome} is the trademark.

Syn: Mercurochrome. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • mercurochrome — [ mɛrkyrokrom ] n. m. • 1931; nom déposé, de mercure et chrome ♦ Dérivé d une fluorescéine mercurielle utilisé comme antiseptique pour usage externe en solution aqueuse ou alcoolique de couleur rouge. ● Mercurochrome nom masculin (nom déposé)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Mercurochrome — ☆ Mercurochrome [mər kyoor′ə krōm΄ ] [< mercury (see MERCURY, n. ) + CHROME] trademark for merbromin, a green, iridescent compound, C20H8Br2HgNa2O6, that forms a red solution in water: used as a mild antiseptic and germicide n. [m ] this red… …   English World dictionary

  • Mercurochrome — Laboratoires Mercurochrome Création 1917 Forme juridique Entreprise à capital familial Slogan « Mercurochrome, le pansement des héros » …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mercurochrome — noun a mercurial compound applied topically as an antiseptic; Mercurochrome is the trademark • Syn: ↑merbromine • Hypernyms: ↑antiseptic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mercurochrome — trademark used for merbromin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mercurochrome — /meuhr kyoor euh krohm /, Pharm., Trademark. a brand of merbromin. * * * …   Universalium

  • mercurochrome — SYN: merbromin. * * * Mer·cu·ro·chrome (.)mər kyu̇r ə .krōm trademark used for a preparation of merbromin * * * Mer·cu·ro·chrome (mər kuґrə krōm) trademark for preparations of merbromin …   Medical dictionary

  • mercurochrome — mÉœr kjÊŠrÉ™krəʊm /mÉ™ kjÊŠÉ™ n. trademark for a red germicidal and antiseptic solution, merbromin (Pharmacology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mercurochrome — Mer·cu·ro·chrome …   English syllables

  • Mercurochrome — Mer•cu•ro•chrome [[t]mərˈkyʊər əˌkroʊm[/t]] Trademark. trm pha a brand of merbromin …   From formal English to slang

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