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dyeing

[ dahy-ing ]
/ ˈdaɪ ɪŋ /
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noun

process of coloring fibers, yarns, or fabrics.

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Origin of dyeing

before 1000; Middle English; Old English dēagunge.See dye, -ing1

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH dyeing

dyeing , dying
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British Dictionary definitions for dyeing

dyeing
/ (ˈdaɪɪŋ) /

noun

the process or industry of colouring yarns, fabric, etc
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