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Topic: COLOURS

Date: 1600-1700
Language: Latin
Origin: caeruleus 'dark blue', probably from caelum; CELESTIAL

cerulean

noun
     
ce‧ru‧le‧an also cerulean blue [uncountable] literary
CC a deep blue colour like a clear sky
cerulean adjective
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