cochineal

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red dyestuff consisting of dried bodies of female cochineal insects cochineal
cochineal insects Dactylopiidae , family Dactylopiidae
scarlet dye like cochineal; extracted with alkali from stick lac lac dye
purplish red pigment prepared from lac or cochineal lake
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