bremen blue

noun, often capitalized first B

Definition of bremen blue

  1. 1 :  a moderate bluish green that is bluer, lighter, and stronger than porcelain green and bluer and paler than sea blue —called also chemic green, Neuwied blue, Peligot's blue, water blue

  2. 2 :  any of various greenish blue or bluish green pigments consisting essentially of copper hydroxide containing copper carbonate or of basic copper carbonate — compare blue verditer

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Origin and Etymology of bremen blue

probably translation of German bremerblau


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