from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In dyeing, a dark-green color produced on fabrics printed with aniline black, by treating the pieces with acids before the black has been completely developed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A green compound used as a dyestuff, produced from aniline blue when acted upon by acid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun organic chemistry Any of a class of green dyestuffs that have an oligoaniline structure


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