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induline

[in-dyuh-leen, -lin, in-dl-een] /ˈɪn dyəˌlin, -lɪn, ˈɪn dlˌin/
noun
1.
any of a large class of dyes yielding colors similar to indigo.
Origin of induline
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; ind- + -ule + -ine2
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  • The latter was introduced in 1864 under the name of “induline.”

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  • It was prepared in precisely the same way as induline was prepared from aniline yellow.

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  • induline belongs to the sober-tinted colours, and produces a shade somewhat resembling indigo.

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British Dictionary definitions for induline

induline

/ˈɪndjʊˌlaɪn/
noun
1.
any of a class of blue dyes obtained from aniline and aminoazobenzene
Word Origin
C19: from indigo + -ule + -ine²
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