Azo Rubine

Azo Ru·​bine | \ ˌazōˈrüˌbēn, ˌāz-, -bə̇n \

Definition of Azo Rubine

: a mordant acid azo dye that dyes wool bluish red

called also carmoisin

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History and Etymology for Azo Rubine

az- + Latin rubeus red + English -ine

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“Azo Rubine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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