blue fox

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noun

a bluish-gray winter color phase of the Arctic fox, Alopex lagopus.
the Arctic fox in summer pelage.
the blue fur of this animal.
any white fox fur dyed blue.

Nearby words

  1. blue ensign,
  2. blue false indigo,
  3. blue flag,
  4. blue flash,
  5. blue flu,
  6. blue funk,
  7. blue funk, in a,
  8. blue gas,
  9. blue giant,
  10. blue goose

Origin of blue fox

First recorded in 1860–65

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British Dictionary definitions for blue fox

blue fox

noun

a variety of the arctic fox that has a pale grey winter coat and is bred for its fur
the fur of this animal
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