Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A crystalline coloring matter found in the leaves of holly. It forms a yellow dye on cloth prepared with alumina or iron mordants.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Chem.) A yellow dye obtained from the leaves of the holly.
- From Ilex and xanthin. (Wiktionary)
Sorry, no example sentences found.
These user-created lists contain the word ‘ilixanthin’.
A colorhouse - a manufactory of colors for tints, dyes, pigments, paints, glazes, &c. Terms associated with the science and history of colormaking.
All sorts of things went into color...
Looking for tweets for ilixanthin.