oriental blue

noun

Definition of oriental blue

: a strong blue that is redder and darker than Sèvres and redder and duller than cerulean blue (see cerulean blue sense 1b) — compare orient blue

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“Oriental blue.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oriental%20blue. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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