- of, relating to, or resembling a lake.
Origin of laky1
- of the color of a lake pigment.
Origin of laky2
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The quaint heptahedral lamps threw splashed shimmers of topaz colour across the laky pavement.Pipefuls
- of the reddish colour of the pigment lake
- Having a transparent, bright-red appearance. Used of serum or plasma containing hemoglobin from hemolyzed red blood cells.
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