liseran purple

lis·​e·​ran purple | \ ˈlizərən- \

Definition of liseran purple

: a strong reddish purple that is bluer, lighter, and stronger than average fuchsia purple and redder and paler than purple orchid or phlox purple

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History and Etymology for liseran purple

liseran probably by shortening & alteration from alizarin

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“Liseran purple.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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