from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The blue pigment or coloring matter of infusorians of the genus Stentor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Chem.) A blue coloring matter found in some stentors. See stentor, 2.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun organic chemistry A blue pigment found in some stentors.


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stentor +‎ -in


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  • Stentor coeruleus is really big trumpet shaped, and its macronucleus's color is blue and blue-green and looks like bead, the reason that it has blue color is because of stentorin.

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en] 2009


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