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Thenard's blue

[thuh-nahrdz, tuh-]
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noun
  1. cobalt blue.
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Origin of Thenard's blue

see origin at thenardite
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Thénard's blue

noun
  1. another name for cobalt blue
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Word Origin

C19: named after Baron L. J. Thénard; see thenardite
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