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ultramarine

ul·tra·ma·rine

ultramarine

pronunciation:
uhl tr m rin
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a deep blue pigment made synthetically or, formerly, by grinding lapis lazuli into powder.
definition 2: any of various similar pigments.
definition 3: a deep blue color.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to the color ultramarine.
definition 2: beyond the sea.
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The word ultramarine contains the following part:
mar, mari Latin root that means sea