Definition of Purple dye murex

1. Noun. a species of medium-sized predatory sea snail, ''Haustellum brandaris'', which secrets a substance that can be used to make a long-lasting purple dye- Tyrian purple. ¹



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Purple Dye Murex

purple-stemmed aster
purple amaranth
purple anise
purple apricot
purple avens
purple bacteria
purple beech
purple boneset
purple chinese houses
purple clematis
purple clover
purple coral
purple corals
purple cress
purple drank
purple dye murex (current term)
purple dye murices
purple emperor
purple emperors
purple finch
purple fringeless orchid
purple fringeless orchis
purple gallinule
purple gas
purple grackle
purple granadillo
purple ground cherry
purple hairstreak
purple hairstreaks
purple haze

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