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Definition 1: a usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for dyestuff in the sense of this definition

(dyestuff is a kind of ...) any material used for its color

"she used a different color for the trim"

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) any of various fluorescent substances used in fluorescence microscopy to stain specimens

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a dye for coloring the hair

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a green dye, often used to color cloth, which is obtained from the woad plant

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) scarlet dye like cochineal; extracted with alkali from stick lac

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton and in making enamels and varnishes

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) dye in which the chromophore is part of a negative ion

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a purplish dye obtained from orchil lichens

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a yellow dye made from the bark of the quercitron oak tree

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) dye that does not allow the passage of X rays or other radiation; used to outline certain organs during X-ray examination

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) any of a class of chiefly red organic dyes

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a red-purple to deep purple dye obtained from snails or made synthetically

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a water-insoluble dye that is applied by reducing the dye to an alkaline form, applying the dye, then regenerating the insoluble dye by oxidation in the material; used for dyeing cotton

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a yellow dye that is visible even when highly diluted; used as an absorption indicator when silver nitrate solution is added to sodium chloride in order to precipitate silver chloride (turns pink when no chloride ions are left in solution and negative fluorescein ions are then absorbed)

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) dye with a high affinity for cellulose fibers (cotton or rayon etc.)

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) any of various yellow dyes; not related chemically to alizarin but applied in the same manner

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) any of many dyes made from aniline

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) any dye containing one or more azo groups

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a dye that is considered to be a base because the chromophore is part of a positive ion

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a blue dyestuff obtained from the woad plant

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a dye used as an acid-base indicator

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a dye used as an acid-base indicator

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) a red dyestuff consisting of dried bodies of female cochineal insects

(... is a kind of dyestuff ) any of a class of dyes containing a -CH= group linking two heterocyclic rings containing nitrogen; used as sensitizers in photography

(dyestuff is a part of ...) the chemical group that gives color to a molecule

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