purplish red


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Noun1.purplish red - a red with a tinge of purple
red, redness - red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
magenta - a primary subtractive color for light; a dark purple-red color; the dye for magenta was discovered in 1859, the year of the battle of Magenta
fuschia - a dark purplish-red color
maroon - a dark purplish-red to dark brownish-red color
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The man's purplish red face, his heavy eyelids, the nervous twitchings, all spoke of his addiction to drink.
Viburnum trilobum, also known as the cranberry bush, parades purplish red fall color.
You're four months pregnant, your gums are a purplish red and puffy, they bleed on brushing.
Leaves opposite; stipules two per leaf, located at the flanks of the petiole base, narrowly triangular, minute, to 0.9 x 0.4 mm, reddish to brown, margin laciniate, prematurely deciduous; petiole 4-8 mm long, shallowly canaliculate, purplish red adaxially, green abaxially, with a ringlike articulation near its base; leaf blade elliptic to narrowly elliptic, 8-10 x 2.5-3 cm, dark green above, light green below, membranaceous, central vein yellowish on both sides, lateral veins 8-11 per side, plane to prominulous on both sides, margin entire, plane, base attenuate, apex acuminate.
Patients present with a purplish red, painless, lobulated or polypoid mass.
Unless otherwise stated, [Fe.sup.III]XO agar assay was used for detection of the concentration of [Fe.sup.3+] [28] as follows: (1) prepare 20 mL of working solution containing 800 [micro]L of 1M [H.sub.2]S[O.sub.4], 2 mL of 1M D-Sorbitol, 3 mL of 1 mM XO, and 14.2 mL of dd[H.sub.2]O; (2) make 50 mL of 2% agar solution and dissolve the mixture completely at 100[degrees]C for 5 min; (3) mix working solution with agar solution and pour into glass Petri dish to make agar plate; (4) make circular wells on agar plate with a hole puncher whose diameter is 6 mm; (5) add 50 [micro]L of detection solution to each well and wait for 60 min at room temperature for color change; (6) visualize the [Fe.sup.III]XO formation and measure the size of purplish red halo.
The lesions initially occur as purplish red erythema and subsequently turn brown with an absence of itching.
What colour is a vivid purplish red named after the flower of a plant which took its name from a 16th century German botanist?
Revlon's Colorstay Ultimate Suede in Backstage (P575)the color of crushed Burgundy rose petals is a purplish red much like MAC's Diva.
madder rose (also called casino pink, madder lake, madder pink and rose madder: a purplish red)
Cineraria grows to 2 feet high and wide with daisies ranging in color from white through pink and purplish red to blue and purple.
"For example, for ground beef it's tricky but when it gets really reddish or purplish red then it's not good.