from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A mixture of phenolic dyestuffs consisting mostly of aurin
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A yellow coal-tar dyestuff which probably consists chiefly of rosolic acid. See aurin, and Rosolic acid under rosolic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See coralline, 3.
Weigh out rosolic acid (corallin), 0.5 gramme, and dissolve it in 80 per cent. alcohol, 100 c.c. Keep this as a stock solution.
Without previously washing in water treat the film with three or four successive applications of corallin (Rosolic acid) solution.
They had gone a good two miles before Mary’s patroness broke the silence with, "Nothing plumb stampedes my temper like that Rodney outfit — old Sally buckin’ an’ pitchin’ in her rockin’-chair same as if she was breakin’ a bronco, an’ that Eudory always corallin’, deceivin’, and jiltin’ one outfit of men after another.