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What is "Dyeing" - Definition & Explanation

The process of applying dyes to fibres, yarns, fabrics or garments. The type of dye, method used and liquor ratio (i.e. The amount of water used relative to the amount of fabric) has a huge influence on resource utilisation.
The treatment with a dye to obtain a persistent modification in the colour of a fibre.
The use of dye to change the color of something permanently.

Some other terms

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