Venetian red


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venetian red

n.
A deep to strong reddish brown.

Venetian red

n
1. (Elements & Compounds) natural or synthetic ferric oxide used as a red pigment
2. (Colours)
a. a moderate to strong reddish-brown colour
b. (as adjective): a Venetian-red coat.

Vene′tian red′


n.
1. a red pigment, orig. prepared from a natural oxide of iron, now usu. made by calcining a mixture of lime and ferrous sulfate.
2. a dark shade of orangy red.
[1745–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Venetian red - a shade of brown with a tinge of redVenetian red - a shade of brown with a tinge of red
brown, brownness - an orange of low brightness and saturation
brick red - a bright reddish-brown color
copper color, copper - a reddish-brown color resembling the color of polished copper
Indian red - a reddish-brown color resembling the red soil used as body paint by American Indians
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