/in'di got"ik/, adj.
indigo (def. 5).
[1830-40; INDIGO + -TIC]

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  • Anilic — An*il ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or obtained from, anil; indigotic; applied to an acid formed by the action of nitric acid on indigo. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • indigo — n. (pl. os) 1 a a natural blue dye obtained from the indigo plant. b a synthetic form of this dye. 2 any plant of the genus Indigofera. 3 (in full indigo blue) a colour between blue and violet in the spectrum. Derivatives: indigotic adj.… …   Useful english dictionary

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