Blue mass


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a preparation of mercury from which is formed the blue pill.
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See also: Blue, Mass

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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There is no particle of trimming about this monstrous capote, as they call it--it is just a plain, ugly dead- blue mass of sail, and a woman can't go within eight points of the wind with one of them on; she has to go before the wind or not at all.
It extended from mountain to mountain in one solid blue mass, and the eye looked in vain, over the southern hills, to find its termination.
According to him, a Dangote truck fully-loaded with cement had a brake failure and was involved in a head-on collision with a Primero blue mass transit bus with registration number LSR-228-XS.
Rupal Morjaria, the author of the report said Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthetist at the hospital was beginning to numb her eye for surgery when he noticed "a blue mass under the top eyelid," CNN (https://edition.cnn.com/2017/07/17/health/contact-lens-uk-trnd/index.html) reported.
Endoscopic examination of the left nasal passage showed polypoid tissue filling the airway all the way to the blue mass at the posterior choana.
Called "one of the Commonwealth's most astute journalists" by the political blog Blue Mass Group, she has received several national awards and was a 2015 National Association of Black Journalists "Salute to Excellence" finalist.
Some settlers kept pills called "blue mass" in their medicine cabinets to be used like aspirin at the first hint of illness, or if things got bad quickly, doctors administered calomel, a pure, fast-acting form of mercury chloride.
yEvery March 19 of the year, a General Blue Mass is held in celebration of St.
The torso followed, a blue mass rolling off the bar stool in slow motion.
At its center this blue mass appears to represent a rose.
This fluid collection can be dark and present as a blue mass under the areolar region.
"Then, a huge blue mass appeared out of the fog and we realised it was a gigantic cargo ship.