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Glossary

Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

fluorescein
A reddish-yellow crystalline compound that imparts a brilliant green fluorescent color to water in very dilute solutions; used to label underground water for identification of an emergence [10]. Also commonly known as uranine. Dye type: Xanthene.