brunswick blue

noun, often capitalized first B

Definition of brunswick blue

1 : a pigment consisting of a mixture of an iron blue with a large amount of barium sulfate
2 : prussian blue

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History and Etymology for brunswick blue

translation of German Braunschweiger blau

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“Brunswick blue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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