Alizanthrene Navy Blue R


Al·​i·​zan·​threne Navy Blue R
: a reddish-blue anthraquinone vat dye

Word History


alizanthrene from alizarin + -anthrene

First Known Use

circa 1961, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Alizanthrene Navy Blue R was circa 1961

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Alizanthrene Navy Blue R


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“Alizanthrene Navy Blue R.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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