azoic dye

[a-zoh-ik]

noun Chemistry.

any of a group of brilliant, long-lasting azo dyes, formed on the fiber by coupling diazotized materials, used chiefly for printing on cotton.

Nearby words

  1. azo group,
  2. azo-,
  3. azobenzene,
  4. azof,
  5. azoic,
  6. azoimide,
  7. azole,
  8. azonal,
  9. azonal soil,
  10. azonic

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