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indigoid

Syllabification: in·di·goid
Pronunciation: /ˈindəˌɡoid
 
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Definition of indigoid in English:

adjective

(Of a dye) related to indigotin in molecular structure.
Example sentences
  • Indigo, the parent compound of the indigoid class of dyes, has been in use as a vat due since before recorded history.
  • The present invention relates to a process for preparing from 5 to 60% strength by weight aqueous alkaline solutions of reduced indigoid dyes.
  • Indigoid dyestuffs are commonly referred to as indigo.

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