A black dye obtained from the leaves of the Abatia rugosa plant native to Central and South America.
Synonyms and Related Terms
Abatia rugosa; abatia (It.)
- The Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Francis Turner (ed.), Reinhold Publishing Corp., New York City, 3rd edition, 1942
- Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, at http://www.wikipedia.com Comment: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abatia (Accessed Mar. 2004)