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A color between green and indigo on the spectrum. For individual blue dyes, see the specific name.
Synonym(s): cerulean
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Drug slang A regional term for a depressant; crack
Fringe medicine A colour claimed in the pseudoscience of colour therapy to be antibacterial, maintain circulation in optimum condition, soothe nerves, increase vitality, treat rheumatic complaints, and prevent cancer
Physics A colour corresponding to wavelengths 455-492 nm
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Physicians Desk Reference A book published annually that lists all ± 2500 US therapeutics requiring a physician prescription
PDR 7 color-coded sections
White Manufacturers' index, containing the company addresses and list of products
Pink Product name index, an alphabetical listing of the drugs by brand name
Blue Product classification, where drugs are subdivided into therapeutic classes
Yellow Generic and chemical name index
Multicolored Photographs of the most commonly prescribed tablets and capsules
White Product information, a reprint of the manufacturers' product inserts and
Green Diagnostic product information, a list of manufacturers of diagnostic tests used in office practice and the hospital; Cf Over-the-counter drugs  . ;.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.


A range of hues in the visible spectrum lying between green and indigo.
[M.E. fr. Germanic]
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Visual sensation evoked by radiations within the waveband 450-490 nm. It is a primary colour and the complementary of yellow. See complementary colour; primary colours.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann

Patient discussion about blue

Q. I’m sick of feeling blue, and wish I could just enjoy life like other people do. Hi, I get in to depressive episode even for minor issues. Although my depression makes it hard for me to maintain friendships, I have a number of close friends. I’m going well with my parents. I have a stable, well-paid job and a first class master’s degree. I'm fit, healthy and don't consider myself unattractive. I don't understand why I get depressed, but I feel down most of the time. I sleep too little or not enough, and my diet deteriorates during the real low periods. I lack motivation in everything and it started to affect my job. I’m sick of feeling blue, and wish I could just enjoy life like other people do.

A. Make an appointment with your doctor as soon as you can and tell him/her all that you are saying here. Your doctor can help you with this and get you going again. Don't put it off or try to cure yourself with alternative stuff.

Q. Is a Proventil Inhaler cheaper by you than Secirity Blue? I pay $60. with Security Blue now. Is it cheaper with you for a three months supply ?

A. here is a drug prices comparing site-

but i couldn't find there that other drug you were talking that it's name?

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There is only one way out and that is to buy blueing powder and then apply it at the rate of 3oz (85gm) to 3 gallons (13.5 litres) of water EVERY fortnight from late April until August.
* Blueing: Textile material which have not responded satisfactorily to bleaching and have a slight off white appearance, can be improved further by blueing them.
This actually was harder than putting a Best Quality finish on, because the old formula of plastic had to be made again, and some of the chemicals in the original blueing compound are banned from use today.
Here it might be appropriate to note blueing itself was originally intended as rust protection--or rather, an intentional light rust of a more attractive color, to prevent deeper red rusting.
Soil acidity can be increased by applying a hydrangea blueing compound containing aluminium sulphate and also available from garden centres.
With walnut stocks bearing weather resistant oil finishes to go with matt, non-glare blueing and 30-inch barrels, these are classic duck guns from the get.
The quality of the walnut on the Mossberg 464 is something hunters and shooters have not seen in the last 50 years, and the deep, rich blueing heralds the look of a bygone era.
I normally use Brownells Oxpho-Blue to do touch-up blueing and have had great results, however, I have a current project gun that I am working on that has a little brass brazing work done on it.
In one typical check for uniform clamp pressure at the parting line, blueing agent applied to one mold half will transfer to the other if there is contact at the parting line, but it will not distinguish between low or high touch force.
It is matured in humidity-controlled cellars which allows the blueing to take place without hurrying the maturing process.
For blue flowers add alumina or another blueing agent and plant into an ericaceous compost.
Their old Kalashnikovs were so worn out that the metallic blueing on the barrels had disappeared and their rifle butts were pitted and scarred.