One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Either of two red dyes that are chlorinated derivatives of eosin and are used as biological stains; dichlorotetrabromofluorescein, C₂₀H₆Br₄Cl₂O₅, and tetrachlorotetrabromofluorescein, C₂₀H₄Br₄Cl₄O₅.
Late 19th century. From ancient Greek ϕλόξ flame + -ine, after German Phloxin.
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