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But there is nothing comforting in having your hair cut off because you've dyed it a dreadful color, is there?
The dyeing then proceeds; and whatever is dyed in this manner becomes a fast colour, and no washing either with lyes or without them can take away the bloom.
Sergey Ivanovitch read the act and began to explain its meaning, but at that point a tall, stout, round-shouldered landowner, with dyed whiskers, in a tight uniform that cut the back of his neck, interrupted him.
He must have been a great Bugis dandy in his time, for even then (and when we knew him he was no longer young) his splendour was spotlessly neat, and he dyed his hair a light shade of brown.
At the end of upright spear-shafts the long tufts of dyed horse-hair waved crimson and filmy in the gust of wind; and beyond the blaze of hedges the brook of limpid quick water ran invisible and loud under the drooping grass of the bank, with a great murmur, passionate and gentle.
If he had had any sense of what he had done that night, and had been less of a whelp and more of a brother, he might have turned short on the road, might have gone down to the ill-smelling river that was dyed black, might have gone to bed in it for good and all, and have curtained his head for ever with its filthy waters.
There are many applications of dyed wood, such as decorative veneer, craftwork products, musical instruments, furniture, and decorative wood products (Duan 2004).
These dyed textile fibers are used in various end-user industries such as home textiles, apparel, automotive textiles, agricultural textiles and protective clothing.
Conte of Fort Worth, TX has patented a method to create a reversibly dyed hydrogel or silicon hydrogel substrate/soft contact lens.
In the flat weaves of the Turkish kilims, the aftangs or seven-colour silk ikats dyed in the abrbandi (an Uzbek term for ikat that literally means "to tie a cloud") workshops of Bokhara, and the woven and printed textiles of India, the effectiveness of the designs was reinforced by the resplendent colours of organic dyes.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Seeing dyed chicks in local bazrs or at different corners of the city may make one smile because they look cute, but animal advocates say the practice of dying chicks should end because it does not allow those animals to live longer than 10 days.
With more severe allergic reactions, a red rash may erupt or the entire face may drastically swell--as was the case with one teenage boy this past February, whose head swelled to twice its normal size after he dyed his hair black.