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colourant meaning

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WColourant
  • A colourant (British spelling) or colorant (American spelling) is something added to something else to cause a change in colour. Colourants can be:
  • Dyes
  • Pigments
  • Biological pigments
  • Inks
  • Paint
  • Coloured chemicals
  • Food colourings
  • For example, colourants could be adding white to tint a paint, or black to shade a paint, ultimately changing the colour or value.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    Source: Wiktionary

    Meaning of colourant for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "colourant" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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