from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The blue pigment or coloring matter of infusorians of the genus Stentor.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Chem.) A blue coloring matter found in some stentors. See
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- noun organic chemistry A
blue pigmentfound in some stentors.
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stentor + -in
Stentor coeruleus is really big trumpet shaped, and its macronucleus's color is blue and blue-green and looks like bead, the reason that it has blue color is because of stentorin.