from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A brilliant red.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun See
- noun The cotton cloth dyed of this color, formerly brought from the East, but now made in western Europe and in America.
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- noun A vibrant red colour.
- adjective Of a vibrant red colour.
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- noun a bright orange-red color produced in cotton cloth with alizarine dye
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[From its use in cotton cloth manufactured in Turkey.]
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