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Prussian blue
Blue Blue (bl[=u]), n. 1. One of the seven colors into which the rays of light divide themselves, when refracted through a glass prism; the color of the clear sky, or a color resembling that, whether lighter or darker; a pigment having such color. Sometimes, poetically, the sky. 2. A pedantic woman; a bluestocking. [Colloq.] 3. pl. [Short for blue devils.] Low spirits; a fit of despondency; melancholy. [Colloq.] Berlin blue, Prussian blue. Mineral blue. See under Mineral. Prussian blue. See under Prussian.
Prussian carp
Gibel Gib"el, n. [G. gibel, giebel.] (Zo["o]l.) A kind of carp (Cyprinus gibelio); -- called also Prussian carp.

Meaning of Prussian from wikipedia

- was de facto dissolved by an emergency decree transferring powers of the Prussian government to German Chancellor Franz von Papen in 1932 and de jure by...
- unification of all the German states under Prussian hegemony. This was due to the defeat of Napoleon III in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870–71. The war united all...
- The Franco-Prussian War or Franco-German War (French: Guerre franco-allemande de 1870, German: Deutsch-Französischer Krieg), often referred to in France...
- Prussian blue is a dark blue pigment produced by oxidation of ferrous ferrocyanide salts. It has the idealized chemical formula Fe 7(CN) 18. Another name...
- Prussianism refers to the practices and doctrines of the Prussians; specifically, the militarism and severe discipline traditionally ****ociated with the...
- The Austro-Prussian War or Seven W****s' War (also known as the Unification War, the War of 1866, or the Fraternal War, in Germany as the German War, and...
- "Prussians" may also refer to citizens of the former German state Prussia. Old Prussians or Baltic Prussians (Old Prussian: Prūsai; German: Pruzzen or...
- Prussian virtues (German: preußische Tugenden) refers to the virtues ****ociated with the historical Kingdom of Prussia, especially its militarism and the...
- The Prussian mythology was a polytheistic religion of the Old Prussians, indigenous peoples of Prussia before the Prussian Crusade waged by the Teutonic...
- Old Prussian is an extinct Baltic language once spoken by the Old Prussians, the Baltic peoples of the Prussian region. The language is called Old Prussian...
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