Disinfectant vs Proflavine - What's the difference?

disinfectant | proflavine |


As nouns the difference between disinfectant and proflavine

is that disinfectant is a substance which kills germs and/or viruses while proflavine is (organic compound) a disinfectant, acridine-3,6-diamine , bacteriostatic against many gram-positive bacteria.

As an adjective disinfectant

is referring to something that contains a disinfectant or has the properties of a disinfectant.

disinfectant

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Referring to something that contains a disinfectant or has the properties of a disinfectant.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A substance which kills germs and/or viruses.
  • proflavine

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia proflavine) (-)
  • (organic compound) A disinfectant, acridine-3,6-diamine , bacteriostatic against many gram-positive bacteria