blue fox


Definition of blue fox

1a : a color phase of the arctic fox in which the coat remains blue gray in winter
b : the typical arctic fox in summer pelage
c : the pelt or fur of one of these foxes often imitated by dyeing white fox pelts
2 : a dark reddish gray that is lighter and very slightly yellower than average mauve taupe and less strong and slightly bluer and darker than average rose taupe

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“Blue fox.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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