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ultramarine

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Colours
ultramarineul‧tra‧ma‧rine /ˌʌltrəməˈriːn◂/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 CCa very bright blue colourultramarine adjective
Examples from the Corpus
ultramarineThe mass effect was of a light but most brilliant ultramarine.He was gliding softly through the water towards the deep ultramarine stain the sloop made in the brimming blackness all around.
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