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azurine Explained

Azurine at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Azurine \Az"u*rine\, a. [Cf. {Azurn}.]
Azure.

Azurine \Az"u*rine\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
The blue roach of Europe ({Leuciscus c[ae]ruleus}); -- so
called from its color.

azurine at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Rudd \Rudd\, n. [See {Rud}, n.] (Zo["o]l.)
A fresh-water European fish of the Carp family ({Leuciscus
erythrophthalmus}). It is about the size and shape of the
roach, but it has the dorsal fin farther back, a stouter
body, and red irises. Called also {redeye}, {roud},
{finscale}, and {shallow}. A blue variety is called
{azurine}, or {blue roach}.

azurine at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Sky-blue; azure.

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • The blue roach of Europe (Leuciscus caeruleus), so called from its color.

  • Category: Category:en:Fish -
    Translation: fr » azurine
    Translation: ta » azurine