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A moderate to pale blue or purplish blue.
[From the color of powdered smalt.]
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a. a dusty pale blue colour
b. (as adjective): a powder-blue coat.
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a pale blue.
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|Noun||1.||powder blue - a pale blue color with grey in it|
|Adj.||1.||powder blue - of a moderate to pale blue or purplish blue|
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
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