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iron blue

noun
1.
any of the class of blue pigments having a high tinting strength and ranging in shade and in coloring properties from reddish blue to jet blue: used chiefly in the manufacture of paints and printing inks.
Origin of iron blue
1690-1700
First recorded in 1690-1700
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