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Urrhodin

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urrhodin

(Science: physiology) indigo red, a product of the decomposition, or oxidation, of indican. It is sometimes found in the sediment of pathological urines. It is soluble in ether or alcohol, giving the solution a beautiful red colour. Also called indigrubin.

Origin: 1st uro- _ Gr. A rose.