vegetable dye

vegetable dye

[′vej·tə·bəl ¦dī]
(materials)
Any colorant that is obtained from a vegetable source; for example, indigo or madder.
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Once the breeding season starts, pups are sprayed with a harmless vegetable dye to indicated the week they were born, with a rotation of three or four colours helping rangers keep track of numbers.
Their use of natural vegetable dye as colouring for their products also helps protect rivers from chemical waste.
"In essence, it's vegetable dye similar to processed peas and is completely harmless."
I also couldn't wait to see the effect of the blue-black vegetable dye I chose for my lashes!
Disclosing tablets and liquids contain a harmless vegetable dye that clings to plaque - revealing it in full colour- and is the only way to find out if you are brushing right.
I did some terry toweling shorts and hoodies, which are very popular, and I created a series of one offs which I made by taking the fabric and dying it with vegetable dye which I made myself in the garden!
Study 3: 23 patients received molecular iodine, 0.07 to 0.09 mg/kg body weight; 33 received an aqueous mixture of brown vegetable dye and quinine.
Only now., I channel her by asking, "Is this cotton organic with vegetable dye?" I can also hear her cheekily suggesting that the cure-all answer to life is "When in doubt, blame it on your parents." Or perhaps that was my sister?
The couple, who met at climate change events, are getting married in a church at Porthpean, Cornwall, where guests will follow the order of service on recycled paper printed with vegetable dye.
Henna itself is a vegetable dye and unlikely to give you an allergic reaction.
The altered maroon shade was said to have initially occurred naturally, due to unstable red vegetable dye being bleached out the sun, however, most people believe it was a conscious attempt to differentiate the flag from that of Bahrain.
Green spots may be masked by the addition of vegetable dye, a practice used by some Florida citrus growers to enhance the color of the peel.