Annotto
Annotto An*not"to ([a^]n*n[o^]t"t[-o]), Arnotto Ar*not"to ([aum]r*n[o^]t"t[-o]), n. [Perh. the native name.] 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 coloring cheese, butter, etc. [Written also {Anatto}, {Anatta}, {Annatto}, {Annotta}, etc.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Annotto — Annotto, ist Bixa orellana …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • annotto — əˈnäd.(ˌ)ō, äˈ , d.ə noun ( s) Etymology: Galibi annoto : annatto * * * annotto variant of anatta …   Useful english dictionary

  • annotto — Coloring matter extracted from the seeds of Bixa orellana; contains bixin and several other yellow to orange red pigments; used for coloring butter, margarine, cheese, and oils …   Medical dictionary

  • annotto — an·not·to …   English syllables

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  • Anatta — Annotto An*not to ([a^]n*n[o^]t t[ o]), Arnotto Ar*not to ([aum]r*n[o^]t t[ o]), n. [Perh. the native name.] A red or yellowish red dyeing material, prepared from the pulp surrounding the seeds of a tree ({Bixa orellana}) belonging to the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anatto — Annotto An*not to ([a^]n*n[o^]t t[ o]), Arnotto Ar*not to ([aum]r*n[o^]t t[ o]), n. [Perh. the native name.] A red or yellowish red dyeing material, prepared from the pulp surrounding the seeds of a tree ({Bixa orellana}) belonging to the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Annatto — Annotto An*not to ([a^]n*n[o^]t t[ o]), Arnotto Ar*not to ([aum]r*n[o^]t t[ o]), n. [Perh. the native name.] A red or yellowish red dyeing material, prepared from the pulp surrounding the seeds of a tree ({Bixa orellana}) belonging to the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Annotta — Annotto An*not to ([a^]n*n[o^]t t[ o]), Arnotto Ar*not to ([aum]r*n[o^]t t[ o]), n. [Perh. the native name.] A red or yellowish red dyeing material, prepared from the pulp surrounding the seeds of a tree ({Bixa orellana}) belonging to the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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