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- n. Plural form of vermillion.
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The sumptuous blues and greens and vermillions that a modern viewer of medieval manuscripts often expects to see can be found in many of the works.
She had two (white vermillions?) in her snow white hair
The motion picture studios send us vermillions of DVD releases for the purpose of review.
Dave and I were hauling big vermillions two at a time and triggerfish of about six pounds -- which is about as big as they get.
A couple of things: 1) We sort of like the image of ash-covered naga sadhus only going through certain channels, and women wearing brightly colored saris on other channels: the turmeric yellows over here and the vermillions over there.