adrenochrome
adrenochrome [ə drē′nō krōm΄]
n.
a red biochemical, C9H9NO3, oxidized from epinephrine and having a hemostatic effect

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a·dre·no·chrome (ə-drēʹnō-krōm', -nə-) n.
A naturally occurring chemical formed during the oxidation of epinephrine.
  [adrenaline + chrome.]

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