pale violet

noun

Definition of pale violet

: a leafy-stemmed North American violet (Viola striata) with large white or creamy flowers faintly marked with purple

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“Pale violet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pale%20violet. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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