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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair.

Usage examples (35)
  • Substantivity an attraction between a fibre and a dyestuff.
  • Addresses of dyestuff and chemical manufacturers or their agents
  • "Varnishes" are liquid coating agents without dyestuff additives.
  • As for shellac polishes, benzo dyestuff serves as polishing down agent. for more
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