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Google previewThe History of the Discovery and Settlement (1804)

To the Present Time, of North and South America, and of the West Indies by William Fordyce Mavor

Arnatto is a shrub which rises to the height of seven or eight feet, and produces oblong hairy pods, somewhat resembling those of a chesnut; within these are envelioped, in a kind of pulp of a bright red colour, thirty or forty seeds : the pulp is ...

Google previewA Million of Facts connected with the studies, pursuits and interests of mankind, serving as a Common-Place Book ... on all subjects of research and curiosity, etc (1832)

Arnatto is a dying substance, preared from reeds which grow in the West Indies and Cayenne. Arrack is made from the juice of the tops of cocoa nut and palmyra trees. At Batavia it is made from paddee, rice in the husk. The air pump effects, ...

Google previewA Million of Facts ... A new edition (1853)

Arnatto is a dye, prepared from reeds. Arrack is made from the juice of the tops of cocoa-nut and palmyra-trees; also from Paddee, rice in the husk. Balm of Gilead, or balsam of Mecca, is made from the resin which exudes from incision in the ...

Google previewChatterbox (1889)

Arnatto is an orange dye used in large quantities for colouring cheese, ...

Google previewA Million of Facts, of Correct Data, and Elementary Constants, in the Entire Circle of Sciences, and on All Subjects of Speculation and Practice (1848)

by Sir Richard Phillips

Arnatto is a dye, prepared from reeds. Arrack is made from the juice of the tops of cocoa-nut and palmyra, trees ; also from 1 luidee, rice in the husk. Bairn of Gilead , or balsam of Mecca, is made from the resin which exudes from Incision in the ...

Google previewA Million of Facts, and Correct Data, in the Entire Circle of the Sciences, and on All Subjects of Speculation and Practice (1833)

Adapted to the Closet and the Active World

Arnatto is a dyeing substance, pre- . but lying on the ground and first extinguishing candles, it. Sundry Products in Alphabetical Arrangements. Aloes are soccotrine, hepatic, Cape, and horse. The heart of the aloes-tree sells in India for its ...

Google previewAn encyclopœdia [sic] of every-day knowledge, for the young (1847)

by William Martin

Arnatto is a dye prepared from reed-like ...

Google previewUniversal History, Ancient and Modern (1804)

From the Earliest Records of Time, to the General Peace of 1801 ... by William Fordyce Mavor

Arnatto is a shrub which rises to the height of seven or eight feet, and produces oblong hairy pods, somewhat resembling those of a chesnut; within these are envelloped, in a kind of pulp of a bright red colour, thirty or forty seeds : the pulp is ...

Google previewHunt's hand-book to the official catalogues: an explanatory guide to the Great exhibition, 1851 (1851)

by Robert Hunt

Arnatto is an orange dye (used also as a colouring matter for cheese), derived from the seeds of the Bixa orellana, a South American tree. Turmeric is procured from the roots of the Curcuma longa. Woad (76) is the blue dye with which the ...

Google previewHunt's Hand-book to the Official Catalogues (1851)

An Explanatory Guide to the Natural Productions and Manufactures of the Great Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations, 1851 by Robert Hunt

Arnatto is an orange dye (used also as a colouring matter for cheese), derived from ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Linum to Oyster (1891)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

But even at the present day certain writers speak of Kamila as used to adulterate arnatto. It is thus probable that this practice was the outcome of the fact ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

by George Watt

The Arnatto Dye. of manufacture is that pursued in Cayenne. The pulp and seeds together are bruised in wooden vessels, and hot water poured over them ; they are then left to soak for several days, and afterwards passed through a close ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Americana : a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and biography, brought down to the present time (1836)

Arnatto, or Annotta, is a red dyeing drug, generally imported in lumps, wrapped up in leaves, and produced from the pulp of the seed-vessels of a shrub [bixa orellana), which grows spontaneously in the East and West Indies. This shrub is ...

Google previewA dictionary of arts, manufactures, and mines (1867)

by Andrew Ure

arnatto is added, and the silk is turned again round the sticks : the solution keep* without alteration. When the desired shade is obtained, nothing remains but to wash the silk, and give it two beetlings at the river, in order to free it from the ...

Google previewDictionary of Manufactures, Mining, Machinery, and the Industrial Arts (1869)

by George Dodd

Arnatto, or Anatto, is obtained from the South American arnatto tree ( Bixa orellana). There is a reddish pulp surrounding the seeds of the tree ; and this ...

Google previewA Supplement to Ure's Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines (1863)

by Robert Hunt

When ammonia is added to bixine, with free contact of air, there is formed a fine deep red color, like arnatto, and a new substance, called bixeine, is produced, which does not crystallize, but may be obtained as a red powder ; this is colored ...

Google previewThe Popular Encyclopedia (1841)

Being a General Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature, Biography, History, and Political Economy by Thomas Thomson, Allan Cunningham

ARNATTO — ARNAULD. ARNAULD— AUXO. AUNOBIUS— ARNOLD. ARNOLD. ARNOLD. ARNOLD.

Google previewA Dictionary of Popular Names of the Plants which Furnish the Natural and Acquired Wants of Man, in All Matters of Domestic and General Economy (1882)

Their History, Products, & Uses by John Smith

Arnatto (Bixa Orellana), a small tree with heart-shaped leaves of the Indian Plum family (Bixacese), originally a native of South America, but now dispersed throughout tropical regions generally. The fruit is a dry prickly husk, about an inch in ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia, Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural & Domestic Economy (1821)

With an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, Thomas Cooper, Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress)

[Colouring of Cheese-The colouring for cheese, is, or at least should be, Spanish arnatto ; but as soon as colouring became general, a colour of an adulterated kind was exposed for sale in almost every shop; the weight of a guinea and a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language; in which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations ... Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar. By Samuel Johnson ... Whith Numerous Corrections, and with the Addition of Several Thousand Words ... by the Rev. H.J. Todd ... In Four Volumes. Vol. 1. [-4.] (1818)

ARNATTo.* l n.s. A vegetable production of the ARNo"TTo. West Indies. Arnotto dyeth of itself an orange-colour, is used ...

Google previewA dictionary, geographical, statistical, and historical, of the various countries, places, and principal natural objects in the world (1851)

by John Ramsay M'Culloch

palms, mimosas, and gum trees of numerous kinds, Senegal ebony, and other valuable timber ; with cotton, indigo, coffee, arnatto, olives, hemp, and other fibrous plants ; cassia, sweet ...

Google previewThe household encyclopædia; or, Family dictionary of everything connected with housekeeping and domestic medicine, by an association of heads of families and men of science (1858)

by Household encyclopaedia

ARNATTO. Arnatto, or annatto, a red dyeing drug, produced from the pulp of the seed- vessels of a shrub (P,Lra orellana) which grows spontaneously in the East and West Indies. The principal consumption is by painters and dyers ; and Scott's ...

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