Violet-blue sentence example

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  • His eyes had changed color to a deep violet-blue, a beautiful shade of tanzanite.
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  • Very thin films of liquid mercury, according to Melsens, transmit light with a violet-blue colour; also thin films of copper are said to be translucent.
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  • Chromic sulphate, Cr2(S04)3, is prepared by mixing the hydroxide with concentrated sulphuric acid and allowing the mixture to stand, a green solution is first formed which gradually changes to blue, and deposits violet-blue crystals, which are purified by dissolving in water and then precipitating with alcohol.
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  • The skins that are not perfectly white are dyed jet black, dark or light smoke, violet-blue, blue-grey, and also in imitation of the drab shades of the natural blue.
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  • Indigo A dark violet-blue dye obtained from a tropical plant, also called indigo A dark violet-blue dye obtained from a tropical plant, also called indigo.
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  • It grows from 3 to 5 feet high; the flowers, many in a bunch, are of medium size, violet-blue with darker veins, opening in June and continuing until the end of July.
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  • Similar to it are I. subbiflora and I. nudicaulis, which is one of the best of the dwarf Flags, from 4 to 10 inches high; its flowers large, of a rich violet-blue, four to seven on a stem in early summer.
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  • Late in May or early in June all the little grey shoots bear small oblong purplish heads, and early in July the plant is in full blossom, the full-blown flowers being a beautiful violet-blue.
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  • Sophora Secundiflora - A low dense tree or leafy shrub, with ornamental foliage composed of neat rounded leaflets with a glossy surface, and strongly fragrant violet-blue flowers borne in a dense spike.
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  • It flourishes in a dry position in a mixture of limestone grit, peat, sand, and loam, and has violet-blue flowers in July.
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  • A new kind, P. campanuloides, is one of the best, with tall much-branched spikes of deep violet-blue flowers, very freely produced.
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  • Besides the large-flowered form called grandiflora, some times purple and sometimes white, there is a double-flowered kind which comes true from seed, also a dwarf compact from with violet-blue flowers.
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