dyestuff

[ dahy-stuhf ]
/ ˈdaɪˌstʌf /

noun

a material yielding or used as a dye.

Origin of dyestuff

1830–40; probably translation of German Farbstoff
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dyestuff

/ (ˈdaɪˌstʌf) /

noun

a substance that can be used as a dye or from which a dye can be obtained
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