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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of or relating to colors or to dyeing or staining.

Usage examples (13)
  • For deep shades Diamine blue B G, is preferable, because of its greater tinctorial power.
  • Some dyes (of high tinctorial yield) produce a deep shade with a small amount of dye, whilst others
  • The formula would also favour the conception of tinctorial properties which could hardly be ascribed to tannin.
  • Like the "coccus cacti," it is covered with a whitish dust, and yields a tinctorial matter soluble in water and alcohol. for more
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