follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

animal black

noun
1.
any of various black pigments, as boneblack or ivory black, obtained from calcined animal matter.
Origin of animal black
1870-1875
1870-75
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for animal black
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for animal black

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for animal

8
11
Scrabble Words With Friends