mauveine

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Related to Aniline purple: aniline black, aniline blue

mauveine

(ˈməʊviːn)
n
(Colours) another name for mauve2
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The creation of the aniline purple dye was an invention.
4] Perkin named his new dye aniline purple, but it soon became known as mauve after the French name for a flower with a similar color.