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Definition of ACHIOTE


  • small tree, Bixa orellana, of tropical America
  • yellowish-red dye obtained from the pulp enclosing the seeds of this tree, used for coloring fabrics, butter, varnish, etc.
  • a spice made from the red seed of the annatto tree
  • a yellowish red dye, also ANATTA, ANATTO, ANNATTA, ANNATTO, ROUCOU [n -S]
  • a yellowish red dye [n ACHIOTES]
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