ARCHIL`OCHUS, a celebrated lyric poet of Greece; of a satiric and often bitter vein, the inventor of iambic verse (714-676 B.C.).
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
Archil Substitute N, 10 lb.
"The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
Archil substitute N, 229.
"The Dyeing of Cotton Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
The manufacture of Archil and Cudbear from the various lichens is simple in principle.
"Vegetable Dyes" by Ethel M. Mairet
Archil is employed to give silk a bloom, but it is seldom used by itself, unless when the colour wanted is lilac.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
These two sons, Archil and Norman, are included among the King's thanes in Domesday Book.
"Old Church Lore" by William Andrews
Hydrochloric acid turns ammoniacal cochineal pink, but merely discolours the red made from archil.
"The Decoration of Leather" by Georges de Récy