dyeing

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dyeing

  1. present participle of dye

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dyeing (plural dyeings)

  1. The act by which something is dyed.
    • 1930, United States. National Bureau of Standards, Bureau of Standards journal of research, volume 3, page 50:
      Ninety per cent of the dyeings on silk, 72 per cent of the dyeings on rayon, 70 per cent of the dyeings on cotton showed no color change.
    • 2013, Lyn Parker, ‎Pam Nilan, Adolescents in Contemporary Indonesia (page 52)
      In the traditional workshops of Surakarta, where the best quality batik tulis textiles are still created, low-paid women and girls use melted wax to meticulously hand-draw patterns before subsequent dyeings and rewaxings, []

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