gridelin

noun
grid·​e·​lin | \ ˈgridᵊlə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of gridelin

: a dark purplish red that is bluer and paler than pansy purple, redder, lighter, and stronger than raisin, and bluer, lighter, and stronger than Bokhara

called also gris-de-lin

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History and Etymology for gridelin

modification of French gris-de-lin, literally, flax gray

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“Gridelin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gridelin. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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