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  • - Of these the most important are such as yield, by maceration in ammonia, the dyes known in commerce as archil, cudbear and litmus.
  • Inferior to this is " cudbear," derived from Lecanora tartarea, which was formerly very extensively employed by the peasantry of north Europe for giving a scarlet or purple colour to woollen cloths.
 
 

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