stilbene dye

noun

Definition of stilbene dye

: any of a class of usually yellow to orange direct cotton azo dyes derived from stilbene also : any of various fluorescent brighteners derived from stilbene

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“Stilbene dye.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stilbene%20dye. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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