Meaning of DYE in English

DYE

I.

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ fabric , food , hair , etc.

▪ chemical , synthetic

▪ natural , organic , plant , vegetable

▪ blue , red , etc.

▪ fluorescent

VERB + DYE

▪ use

▪ inject

The researchers injected a fluorescent ~ into an area of a rat's brain.

PREPOSITION

▪ in (a/the) ~

The cloth is then soaked in blue ~.

II.

verb

Dye is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ cloth , ↑ hair , ↑ wool , ↑ yarn

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