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  1. dyesnoun

    Plural noun and verb form of the word dye.

    She uses dyes in the washing machine to color things when she needs to.

    Submitted by MaryC on June 10, 2016  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. DYES

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dyes is ranked #55741 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Dyes surname appeared 368 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Dyes.

    54.8% or 202 total occurrences were White.
    36.1% or 133 total occurrences were Black.
    6.5% or 24 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.9% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dyes in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dyes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of dyes in a Sentence

  1. Melissa Piliang:

    I like a hypoallergenic detergent, one that’s made for sensitive skin, free of dyes or perfumes.

  2. Paul Pharoah:

    The headline result is that overall there is no difference in the rate of cancer in general in women who have used hair dyes and those that have not.

  3. Jason Baker:

    Coating dogs with chemical dyes is stressful and can even cause allergic reactions on their skin, nose, and eyes, pETA urges travelers to stay away from any business that exploits animals for a money-grabbing gimmick.

  4. Samar Khatiwala:

    Our approach is akin to painting different bits of the ocean surface with dyes of different colors and monitoring how they spread into the interior over time.

  5. Miles Barr:

    Light absorbing dyes are found all around us. They're in paints, they're in pigments for clothing, and they're even in electronic devices, what we've done is we've engineered those dyes to selectively absorb infrared light and also convert that light into electricity.

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