from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as smalt.


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  • Its steep hills, terraced for grain cultivation and for growing figs, olives, and grapes, rise precipitously from the sea like a tan-colored screen, streaked with green, set above an enamel-blue background.

    The Battle of Salamis

  • Under an enamel-blue sky, he watched a company of Marines assault a maze of shipping containers arranged to represent an Afghan village, where comrades acted as insurgents with AK-47 assault rifles and rocket-propelled grenade launchers.


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