from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Sky-blue; azure.
  • n. The blue roach of Europe (Leuciscus caeruleus), so called from its color.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Azure.
  • n. The blue roach of Europe (Leuciscus cæruleus); -- so called from its color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Azure.
  • n. An English book-name of a fish which is a variety of the rudd; the blue roach.
  • n. A bird of the genus Malurus (which see).
  • n. A bluish-black shade produced in printing with aniline black, formed by treating the fabric with ammonia after the black is completely developed.
  • n. A crystalline base. C35H32N4O3, formed by heating a mixture of orthotoluene diamine and salicylic aldehyde. It melts at 251° C.


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