alizarine lake

noun

often capitalized A&L
: a red anthraquinone organic pigment made from alizarin

Word History

First Known Use

1874, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alizarine lake was in 1874

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“Alizarine lake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alizarine%20lake. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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