In regard to colour and design the Taj ranks first in the world for purely decorative workmanship; while the perfect symmetry of its exterior once seen can never be forgotten, nor the aerial grace of its domes, rising like marble bubbles into the azure sky.
Nemophila insignis: hardy, 6 in., azure blue, with white centre.
Blue, hyacinthine, and dark azure or dark brown respectively.
Patens, 2 ft., which is intense azure, has tuberous roots, and may be taken up, stored away and replanted in spring like a dahlia.
Which shows traces of elaborate ornamentation in azure and gilding.
Virginica, to I z ft., azure blue, shows flowers in drooping panicles in May and June.
Both the oxide and hydroxide dissolve in ammonia to form a beautiful azure-blue solution (Schweizer's reagent), which dissolves cellulose, or perhaps, holds it in suspension as water does starch; accordingly, the solution rapidly perforates paper or calico.
The purity men love is like the mists which envelop the earth, and not like the azure ether beyond.
The voiced sound to this is generally written z as in azure, but sometimes s as in pleasure.
Sugar and maize; lemons, apricots and melons; cotton, muslin and damask; lilac and purple (azure and gules are words derived Fulk of Anjou, = Melisinda Alice = Bohemund II.
4, 242, "Purple and azure, white and green, and golden" (and inserted by Rossetti); Prince Athanase, 150 sqq.
Watery solution of iodine imparts to it a deep mahogany-brown colour; iodine and sulphuric acid occasionally, but not always, an azure-blue, methylviolet, a brilliant rose-pink and methyl-green gives a reaction very much like that of methyl-violet, but not so vivid.
An alteration in the Swedish flag was also decided upon, by which the mark of union was to be replaced by an azure-blue square.
Beudant in 1824) also has reference to the azure-blue colour; the name chessylite, also in common use, is of later date (1852), and is from the locality, Chessy near Lyons, which has supplied the best crystallized specimens of the mineral.
Collinsia verna: hardy, I ft., white and azure; sow as soon as ripe.