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  • 1 Double-dye — Dou ble dye , v. t. To dye again or twice over. [1913 Webster] To double dye their robes in scarlet. J. Webster. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 Dye — Dye, n. 1. Color produced by dyeing. [1913 Webster] 2. Material used for dyeing; a dyestuff. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 Dye — Dye, n. Same as {Die}, a lot. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Dye — (d[imac]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dyed} (d[imac]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dyeing}.] [OE. deyan, dyen, AS. de[ a]gian.] To stain; to color; to give a new and permanent color to, as by the application of dyestuffs. [1913 Webster] Cloth to be dyed of… …

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  • 5 Indian dye — Indian In di*an (?; 277), a. [From India, and this fr. Indus, the name of a river in Asia, L. Indus, Gr. ?, OPers. Hindu, name of the land on the Indus, Skr. sindhu river, the Indus. Cf. {Hindu}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Of or pertaining to India… …

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  • 6 Lac dye — Lac Lac, n. [Per. lak; akin to Skr. l[=a]ksh[=a]: cf. F. lague, It. & NL. lacca. Cf. {Lake} a color, {Lacquer}, {Litmus}.] A resinous substance produced mainly on the banyan tree, but to some extent on other trees, by the {Laccifer lacca}… …

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  • 7 To dye in grain — Grain Grain (gr[=a]n), n. [F. grain, L. granum, grain, seed, small kernel, small particle. See {Corn}, and cf. {Garner}, n., {Garnet}, {Gram} the chick pea, {Granule}, {Kernel.}] [1913 Webster] 1. A single small hard seed; a kernel, especially of …

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  • 8 To dye in the grain — Dye Dye (d[imac]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dyed} (d[imac]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dyeing}.] [OE. deyan, dyen, AS. de[ a]gian.] To stain; to color; to give a new and permanent color to, as by the application of dyestuffs. [1913 Webster] Cloth to be dyed… …

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  • 9 To dye in the wool — Dye Dye (d[imac]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dyed} (d[imac]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dyeing}.] [OE. deyan, dyen, AS. de[ a]gian.] To stain; to color; to give a new and permanent color to, as by the application of dyestuffs. [1913 Webster] Cloth to be dyed… …

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  • 10 Tyrian dye — Tyrian Tyr i*an, a. [L. Tyrius, from Tyrus Tyre, Gr. ?.] 1. Of or pertaining to Tyre or its people. [1913 Webster] 2. Being of the color called Tyrian purple. [1913 Webster] The bright eyed perch with fins of Tyrian dye. Pope. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 11 aniline dye — noun Date: 1864 a dye made by the use of aniline or one chemically related to such a dye; broadly a synthetic organic dye …

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  • 12 piece-dye — transitive verb Date: 1920 to dye after weaving or knitting …

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  • 13 vat dye — noun Date: 1903 a water insoluble generally fast dye used in the form of a vat liquor called also vat color …

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  • 14 yarn-dye — transitive verb Date: 1885 to dye before weaving or knitting …

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  • 15 dye — I. noun Etymology: Middle English dehe, from Old English dēah, dēag Date: before 12th century 1. color from dyeing 2. a soluble or insoluble coloring matter II. verb (dyed; dyeing) Date: before 12th century …

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  • 16 Dye — For other uses, see Dye (disambiguation). Yarn drying after being dyed in the early American tradition, at Conner Prairie living history museum. A dye is a colored substance that has an affinity to the substrate to which it …

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  • 17 Indigo dye — chembox Name = Indigo ImageFile = Indian indigo dye lump.jpg ImageSize = 200px ImageName = Lump of Indian indigo dye ImageFile1 = Indigo.svg ImageSize1 = 200px ImageName1 = Indigo OtherNames = 2,2’ Bis(2,3 dihydro 3 oxoindolyliden), Indigotin… …

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  • 18 Dye-sublimation printer — Samsung SPP 2040 printing a photograph. Part of a series on the …

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  • 19 Dye laser — Close up of a table top dye laser based on Rhodamine 6G, emitting at 580 nm (yellow orange). The emitted laser beam is visible as faint yellow lines. The orange dye solution enters the laser from the left, and is pumped by a 514 nm (blue green)… …

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  • 20 Kenneth M. Dye — Kenneth M. Dye, MBA (born 1936) was the Auditor General of Canada from 1981 1991, under both the Trudeau and Mulroney administrations.Trained as a chartered accountant at Simon Fraser University, and articled as a clerk with the firm of Grant… …

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