dyestuff dyestuff  /ˈdaɪ ˌstəf/


  • (n) a usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair


  1. One night they moved into the Cuernavaca plant, packed designs and dyestuff onto a truck and skipped off to picturesque Taxco.
  2. It can be used in dyestuff manufacture at the new price; also, to make calcium gluconate, valuable medicinally in the treatment of hemorrhages.


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