blue-black


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blue-black

a color mid-way between blue and black.

blue-black ink
used to stain fungal elements in diagnostic specimens.
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0 (R Development Core Team 2012) to test the effects of body condition (score: mass/tarsus) and parasite load (number of parasites averaged across wings) upon the male's blue-black plumage coverage (averaged across body parts).
Instead the general palette is blue-black and white, as if the traveler noted impressions only at midnight and noon.
The berries vary from blue-black to red and yellow.
White, pink-tinged flowers open in winter and the fruits are blue-black.
Symptom: Fewer, smaller leaves; blue-black stains on bark
E[acute accent]The high grade gold values were recorded in blue-black quartz boulders in three distinct "trains" with the highest value of 521.
Dogwoods, which bear clusters of white flowers in spring and white or blue-black fruit in the autumn, can tolerate wet soil well and are useful for planting in clay soil, bog gardens or along riverbanks, as well as normal gardens.
The So Sublime Quartet features silver, rose pink, pastel pink and blue-black indigo, while the So Chic Quartet (pictured) contains a silvery white, grey-taupe, violet-plum and glittering graphite.
I stopped and leaned against a railing, deathly tired - looking out across the flaming clouds that hung like blood and a sword over the blue-black fjord and town.
banality only a cover for the weird shapes you get with blowups of undifferentiated front teeth, or the strange blue-black color combination in comic-book wavy hair?
Deteriorating ice conditions limited the drill program to the investigation of two of six previously identified magnetic anomalies believed to represent the source of high grade gold bearing blue-black quartz float found on the south shore of King Bay.
aquifolium grows to around 3ft, its leaves of spiny-toothed leafs turning red in winter and the clusters of scented yellow flowers opening in spring, followed by blue-black berries.