Definition of Tinctorial

1. a. Of or relating to color or colors; imparting a color; as, tinctorial matter.



Definition of Tinctorial

1. Adjective. Of or relating to tincture (dye or colour) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tinctorial

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Tinctorial

1. Relating to colouring or staining. Origin: L. Tinctorius, fr. Tingo, to dye (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tinctorial

tinamides
tinamou
tinamous
tincal
tincalconite
tincals
tinchel
tinchels
tinclad
tinclads
tinct
tinctable
tincted
tincting
tinction
tinctorial (current term)
tinctorially
tincts
tinctumutation
tinctura
tincturation
tincture
tincture of iodine
tincture of opium
tinctured
tinctures
tincturing
tind
tindal
tindals

Literary usage of Tinctorial

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1. Journal of the Society of Arts by Society of Arts (Great Britain) (1871)
"This well-known tinctorial substance may still be considered as the most important of all the dye-stuffs employed by calico printers, ..."

2. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"Chicory has about three times the tinctorial power of ordinary coffee, and this has been proposed as the basis for a rough estimation of the amount of ..."

3. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1912)
"11 CO CH3 OH prepared by these authors not only possessed weak tinctorial property of a cochineal-like character, but in several respects closely resembled ..."

4. The Natural History of the Raw Materials of Commerce: With a Copious List of by John Yeats (1878)
"tinctorial PLANTS, OR PLANTS FURNISHING VALUABLE DYES. The clothing which is furnished by the textile plants and the sheep's wool, would be of one dull ..."

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