[foo k-sin] /ˈfʊk sɪn/
a greenish, water-soluble, solid, coal-tar derivative, obtained by the oxidation of a mixture of aniline and the toluidines, that forms deep-red solutions: used chiefly as a dye.
a greenish crystalline substance, the quaternary chloride of rosaniline, forming a red solution in water: used as a textile dye and a biological stain. Formula: C20H19N3HCl Also called magenta
fuchsin fuch·sin (fyōōk’sĭn) or fuch·sine (-sĭn, -sēn’)
Any of various red to purple-red rosanilin dyes used as bacterial and histological stains.
fuchsinophil fuch·sin·o·phil (fyōōk-sĭn’ə-fĭl’) adj. Staining readily with fuchsin. n. A cell or tissue that stains readily with fuchsin. fuch·sin’o·phil’ic adj.
[fyook-sahyt, fook-] /ˈfyuk saɪt, ˈfuk-/ noun, Mineralogy. 1. a bright green variety of muscovite having chromium in place of some of the aluminum.
[foo-choo] /ˈfuˈtʃu/ noun 1. a city in E central Honshu, Japan, a suburb of Tokyo.
[fyoo-kuh s] /ˈfyu kəs/ noun, plural fuci [fyoo-sahy] /ˈfyu saɪ/ (Show IPA), fucuses. 1. any olive-brown seaweed or alga of the genus Fucus, having branching fronds and often air bladders. /ˈfjuːkəs/ noun (pl) -ci (-saɪ), -cuses 1. any seaweed of the genus Fucus, common in the intertidal regions of many shores and typically having greenish-brown […]