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  • noun (Bot.) A blue coloring matter supposed by some to be one of the component parts of chlorophyll.

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  • noun botany A blue pigment supposed by some to be one of the component parts of chlorophyll.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek

Examples

  • Here and there, between one of the mountains and another, you might catch the slightest hint of blue-green, the idiosyncratic cyanophyll of the Trill homeworld, laid in a thin layer over the unforgiving stone.

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