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azo dye

noun, Chemistry.
any of a large class of dyes containing one or more azo groups.
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First recorded in 1880-85 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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azo dye

any of a class of artificial dyes that contain the azo group. They are usually red, brown, or yellow and are obtained from aromatic amines
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