noun, plural an·nat·tos.
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Origin of annatto
Words nearby annatto
Example sentences from the Web for annatto
This may be colored with anything desired, like burnt sienna, annatto, or other coloring material.Practical Mechanics for Boys|J. S. Zerbe
Butter is often colored with annatto, saffron, turmeric, marigold or coal-tar colors.
If the milk was uncolored or colored with annatto the curd when thus treated will be white.
It appears from these experiments that much more is required to dissolve it out of commercial annatto.
Put four pounds of salt butter into a churn, with four quarts of new milk and a small portion of annatto.