Definition of Arnotto

1. n. Same as Annotto.



Definition of Arnotto

1. Noun. (archaic form of annatto) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Arnotto

1. a tropical tree [n -TOS]

Medical Definition of Arnotto

1. A red or yellowish-red dyeing material, prepared from the pulp surrounding the seeds of a tree (Bixa orellana) belonging to the tropical regions of America. It is used for colouring cheese, butter, etc. Alternative forms: Anatto, Anatta, Annatto, Annotta. Origin: Perh. The native name. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Arnotto Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Arnotto Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Arnotto

arnauts
arnee
arnest
arni
arnica
arnica bud
arnicas
arnicin
arnicine
arnis
arnises
arno-
arnold-chiari malformation
arnolol
arnotto (current term)
arnottos
arnut
arnuts
aroar
aroba
arobas
aroclors
aroeira blanca
arogenate dehydrogenase
aroid
aroideous
aroids
aroint
arointed

Literary usage of Arnotto

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Commercial Hand-book of Chemical Analysis; Or, Practical Instructions by Alphonse Normandy (1850)
"See Nitric Acid. AQUILA ALBA.—See Calomel. ARGENTAN.—See German Silver. ARGOL.—See Bitartrate of Potash. arnotto. ..."

2. Chemistry Applied to Dyeing by James Napier (1853)
"... OR arnotto. This substance, the Roucou of the French dyers, is obtained from a shrub originally a native of South America, ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Arnotto

Search for Arnotto on Dictionary.com!Search for Arnotto on Thesaurus.com!Search for Arnotto on Google!Search for Arnotto on Wikipedia!

Search