ash-gray


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Adj.1.ash-gray - of a light grey
achromatic, neutral - having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
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This land acquisition will promote the recovery of several endemic plant species, including the federally-listed Bear Valley sandwort, ash-gray Indian paintbrush and southern mountain buckwheat.
The moonlight gives us the city too but as nothing more than skeletal outlines of buildings, ash-gray with age and remoteness.
Its body is ash-gray and its spots silverish but subdued.
Narrow slices of unprimed canvas run between these pieces like a street grid, calling to mind Gerhard Richter's ash-gray cityscapes; the patches of bright color echo Mondrian.
The ashes from the war swirl out of the tailpipes of our savage traffic jams; summer thunder quickly becomes the roar of guided missiles; the drunken ash-gray businessmen talk of market terrors swarming up; and the obsession with security in the current campaign season becomes the way the rich like Lamont and Lieberman define the weakness of the people who put them in power to begin with.
Older bark is ash-gray to grayish brown with narrow, corky ridges, sometimes "warty".
ash-gray Indian paintbrush (Castilleja cinerea), a semi-parasitic perennial wildflower in the fig-wort family (Scrophulariaceae), as threatened,