iron blue


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iron blue

n.
Any of various light-resistant and heat-resistant, semitransparent blue pigments of powerful tinctorial strength, used chiefly in permanent industrial finishes, printing inks, and artists' colors. Also called Prussian blue.
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Noun1.iron blue - slightly purplish or bluish dark greyiron blue - slightly purplish or bluish dark grey
gray, grayness, greyness, grey - a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
2.iron blue - any of various blue pigments
pigment - dry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.)
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My version in Iron Blue was one of the launch colours and, inside, the black sports seats with silver stripes are edged in the same beautiful blue.