alizarine blue

noun (1), often capitalized A&B

Definition of alizarine blue

 (Entry 1 of 9)

: any of various blue acid, mordant, and solvent dyes most of which are derived from anthraquinone

alizarine brown

noun (2), often capitalized A&B

Definition of alizarine brown (Entry 2 of 9)

alizarine carmine

noun (3), often capitalized A&C

Definition of alizarine carmine (Entry 3 of 9)

alizarine cyanine green

noun (4), often capitalized A&C&G

Definition of alizarine cyanine green (Entry 4 of 9)

: an acid anthraquinone dye derived from quinizarin that dyes wool and mordanted silk yellowish green to bluish green

alizarine lake

noun (5), often capitalized A&L

Definition of alizarine lake (Entry 5 of 9)

: a red anthraquinone organic pigment made from alizarin

alizarine red

noun (6), often capitalized A&R

Definition of alizarine red (Entry 6 of 9)

: any of various red mordant or acid dyes most of which are derived from anthraquinone: such as
a : turkey red
b : an orange-yellow crystalline compound C14H7NaO7S used chiefly for dyeing and printing aluminum-mordanted wool scarlet red, as a biological stain, and as an analytical reagent (as for detecting aluminum); sodium 3-alizarin-sulfonate

called also Alizarine Carmine, Alizarine Red S, Alizarine S

alizarine S

noun (7), often capitalized A

Definition of alizarine S (Entry 7 of 9)

alizarine saphirol

noun (8), often capitalized A&S

Definition of alizarine saphirol (Entry 8 of 9)

: either of two blue acid anthraquinone dyes

alizarine yellow

noun (9), often capitalized A&Y

Definition of alizarine yellow (Entry 9 of 9)

: any of various mordant dyes not related chemically to alizarin but applicable by similar methods: such as
a : a monoazo dye made by coupling diazotized m-nitroaniline with salicylic acid

called also Alizarine Yellow 2G

b : a monoazo dye made by coupling p-nitroaniline with salicylic acid and used chiefly as an acid-base indicator

called also Alizarine Yellow R

c : gallacetophenone

called also Alizarine Yellow C

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First Known Use of alizarine blue

Noun (1)

1879, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1877, in the meaning defined above

Noun (3)

1878, in the meaning defined above

Noun (4)

1904, in the meaning defined above

Noun (5)

1874, in the meaning defined above

Noun (6)

1874, in the meaning defined above

Noun (7)

1828, in the meaning defined above

Noun (8)

1924, in the meaning defined above

Noun (9)

1893, in the meaning defined above

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