scarlet red


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia.

red

 [red]
1. the color produced by the longest waves of the visible spectrum, approximately 630 to 750 nm.
2. a dye or stain with this color.
scarlet red an azo dye used as a biological stain for fats.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

scar·let red

(skar'let red), [C.I. 26905]
An azo dye; a dark, brownish red powder, soluble in oils, fats, and chloroform, but insoluble in water; used in medicine as a vulnerary, in histology to stain fat in tissue sections and basic proteins at high pH, and in immunoelectrophoresis.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
A pair of round mirror sunglasses and a scarlet red lip shade perfected the look.
Each design includes crystals chosen by Valaya from the Swarovski library including the Scarlet Red, pacific opal, crystal with pearl hot fix along with, sew-ons and fancy stones in colours of Gold patina, Luminous Green & crystal Golden shadow.
A rose specialist with a penchant for the thorny, scarlet Red Devil variety, Mr Fenton scooped prizes at horticultural shows including Whickham, Blaydon, Newcastle, Whitley Bay and South Tyneside.
IF SCARLET red feels too much (Santa, you're so 2014), Marsala might be the tone for you.
This year National Geographic magazine proclaimed them This year National Geographic magazine proclaimed them Christmassy plants to my mind - scarlet red bracts the colour of Santa's breeches atop velvety green leaves.
Rita Ora, wearing a scarlet red trouser suit, Rita Ora, wearing a scarlet red trouser suit, stunned the crowd as she took a break from filming BBC1 talent show The Voice for the project.
Thus you may find toadstools varying from almost pure white, through shades of grey and brown to the spectacular scarlet red caps of Hygrocybe coccinea.
Chris' top five bulbs to plant in the autumn are: * Tulipa 'Sky High Scarlet': These showy single late tulips, which flower in May, produce large elongated heads of brilliant scarlet red with a slightly darker bloom rising from the yellow base.
"Even coffee makers and food mixers are being sold in stunning colours such as scarlet red and turquoise.
My favourite is a scarlet red clutch; it's great for those retro nights.
Popular varieties include the scarlet red Bishop of Llandaff, which grows to around 1m (3ft) and whose beetroot foliage provides striking contrast to brightly coloured perennials.