Indian pink


Definition of Indian pink

1a : china pink
b or Indian pinkroot [ 2Indian 2 ] : pinkroot sense a
c [ 2Indian 2 ] West Indies : cypress vine
d [ 2Indian 2 ] : gaywings
e [ 2Indian 2 ] : indian paintbrush
f [ 2Indian 2 ] : any of several wild pinks of the genera Silene and Lychnis
2 or indian pink : a light reddish brown that is redder, lighter, and stronger than copper tan or monkey skin and redder and duller than peach tan

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