acridine orange

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acridine orange

[′ak·rə‚dēn ′är·inj]
(organic chemistry)
A dye with an affinity for nucleic acids; the complexes of nucleic acid and dye fluoresce orange with RNA and green with DNA when observed in the fluorescence microscope.