lac dye


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Noun1.lac dye - scarlet dye like cochineal; extracted with alkali from stick lac
stick lac - lac in its natural state as scraped off twigs and dried
dye, dyestuff - a usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair
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The large collection of shellac specimens includes many red lac dyes.