tincture of iodine
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to tincture of iodine: Mercurochrome
tincture of iodine[′tiŋk·chər əv ′ī·ə‚dīn]
A medicinal preparation used as an anti-infective containing 20 grams iodine and 24 grams sodium iodide in 1000 milliliters of alcohol. Also known as iodine solution; iodine tincture.