geranium lake

noun

1
: any of various brilliant red lakes made from eosin
2
: a vivid red that is lighter and slightly yellower and stronger than apple red, yellower, lighter, and stronger than carmine, and bluer, lighter, and stronger than scarlet

called also spark

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“Geranium lake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geranium%20lake. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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