anthraquinone dye


noun Chemistry.

any of the class of dyes derived from anthraquinone, used for dyeing textiles, especially cotton, rayon, and silk.

Nearby words

  1. anthracosilicosis,
  2. anthracosis,
  3. anthranilate,
  4. anthranilic acid,
  5. anthraquinone,
  6. anthrax,
  7. anthro,
  8. anthro-,
  9. anthrop.,
  10. anthropic

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