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ultramarine

Definition of ultramarine:

part of speech: noun

A blue pigment of great beauty and permanence; prepared from the lapis lazuli, the finest specimens being brought from China and Further Asia, hence the name- now artificially prepared.

part of speech: adjective

Situated beyond the sea; foreign.

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