from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A red coloring matter obtained from the plumage of the Musophagidæ or turakoos, giving a continuous spectrum. See turacin.
- n. A kind of red pigment of the lipochrome series widely diffused in sponges, and regarded as having a respiratory function.
- n. Also zoönerythrin.
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