Azine vs Safranine - What's the difference?

azine | safranine |


As nouns the difference between azine and safranine

is that azine is (organic chemistry) any of a class of organic compounds, having the general formula r2c=nn=cr2, produced by the action of a carbonyl compound with hydrazine while safranine is any of a class of red to blue azine dyes.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

azine

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) Any of a class of organic compounds, having the general formula R2C=NN=CR2, produced by the action of a carbonyl compound with hydrazine.
  • safranine

    Alternative forms

    * safranin

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • any of a class of red to blue azine dyes