boneblack definition

  • noun:
    • A black pigment containing about 10 % charcoal, made by roasting bones in an airtight container and found in polishes, as a filtering medium, and in decolorizing sugar. Also known as bone charcoal.
    • A preparation containing carbonized bone, utilized as a pigment and a filtering medium.
    • See Bone black colored, under bone, n.
    • A black pigment containing about 10 % charcoal, made by roasting bones in an airtight container and used in polishes, as a filtering method, and in decolorizing sugar. Also referred to as bone tissue charcoal.
    • A preparation containing carbonized bone tissue, utilized as a pigment and a filtering medium.
    • See Bone black, under bone, n.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "boneblack"
    • A black pigment containing about 10 % charcoal,…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "boneblack"
    • In this way, the "boneblack" of…
    • View More
  • Synonym for "boneblack"
89 votes

How would you define boneblack?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!