violet

  1. any of numerous low-growing small-flowered violas
  2. a variable color that lies beyond blue in the spectrum

Violet

• (n.) Any one of numerous species of small violet-colored butterflies belonging to Lycaena, or Rusticus, and allied genera. • (n.) The color of a violet, or that part of the spectrum farthest from red. It is the most refrangible part of the spectrum. • (n.) Dark blue, inclining to red; bluish purple; having a color produced by red a...
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Violet

(Viola) This is a large group of annuals and perennials. They are found wild in the mild Northern regions, South and eastern Africa, South America, Australia and New Zealand. These plants belong to the Violet family, Violaceae. Viola contains a wide range of pretty woodland and rock garden plants along with the more developed Bedding Violas, Sweet ...
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violet

(vi´o-lәt) the color produced by the shortest waves of the visible spectrum, beyond indigo, approximately 380 to 420 nm. a dye or stain with this color. crystal violet , methyl violet gentian violet.
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violet

1. <botany> Any plant or flower of the genus Viola, of many species. The violets are generally low, herbaceous plants, and the flowers of many of the species are blue, while others are white or yellow, or of several colours, as the pansy (Viola tricolour). ... The cultivated sweet violet is Viola odorata of Europe. The common blue violet of t...
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violet

reddish blue noun a variable color that lies beyond blue in the spectrum
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violet

(color) violeta
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violet

Click images to enlargeAny of a group of perennial herbaceous plants found in temperate regions; they have heart-shaped leaves and mauve, blue, or white five-petalled flowers, for example the dog violet V. canina, found on sandy heaths, and the fragrant sweet violet V. odorata
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Violet

[color] Violet is the color of amethyst, lavender and beautyberries. It takes its name from the violet flower. In the color wheel historically used by painters, it is located between blue and purple. Violet light is at the higher end of the visible spectrum, with a wavelength ~380-450 nanometers (in experiments under special conditions, peo...
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Violet

[musical] Violet is a musical with music by Jeanine Tesori and libretto by Brian Crawley based on the short story `The Ugliest Pilgrim` by Doris Betts. It tells the story of a young disfigured woman who embarks on a journey by bus from her farm in Spruce Pine, North Carolina, all the way to Tulsa, Oklahoma in order to be healed. The musical...
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Violet

[name] Violet is a given name for girls which comes from the eponymous flower. As with other such names, its popularity has varied dramatically over time. Flower names were commonly used from about 1880 through about 1910 in the United States, with usage dropping throughout the next 80 years or so; Violet was the 88th most frequent girls` g...
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Violet

[ship] The Violet was a ship used to deport Acadians from Ile St Jean (Prince Edward Island) to France, as part of the Ile Saint-Jean Campaign during the French and Indian War. The ship sank in the North Atlantic on December 12, 1758, with the loss of 280–400 lives. The Violet was a ship of 315 tons and 8 cannons, under command of captain...
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Violet

[video game] Violet is a work of interactive fiction by Jeremy Freese. It is a one-room puzzle game. It took first place in the 2008 Interactive Fiction Competition with an average score of 8.53. That score is the highest of any Interactive Fiction Competition entry from 1999 through 2012. Violet was selected as the best interactive fiction...
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Violet

Vi'o·let adjective [ Confer French violet . See Violet , noun ] Dark blue, inclining to red; bluish purple; having a color produced by red and blue combined. Violet shell (Zoology) , any species of Ianthina; -- called also violet snail ...
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Violet

Vi'o·let noun [ French violette a violet (cf. violet violet-colored), dim. of Old French viole a violet, Latin viola ; akin to Greek .... Confer Iodine .] 1. (Botany) Any plant or flower of the genus Viola , of many species. The violets are ge...
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Violet

a type of shellfish with a soft and deeply wrinkled shell that looks like a rock covered with seaweed, and bright yellow flesh. Also called biju or patate de mer.
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Violet

Baingani Rung
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Violet

HMS Violet was a British Flower Class corvette of 980 tons displacement launched in 1940. HMS Violet was powered by two 3-drum type boilers providing a top speed of 16 knots. She carried a complement of 85 and was armed with one 4-inch dual-purpose gun; two 20 mm anti-aircraft guns and Hedgehog multiple spigot mortar.
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violet

Type: Term Pronunciation: vī′ō-let Definitions: 1. The color evoked by wavelengths of the visible spectrum shorter than 450 nm. For individual violet dyes, see the specific name.
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Violet

Violet is a shade of purple in which red predominates.
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Violet

Violet is an English name for girls. The meaning is `violet (flower)` The name Violet is most commonly given to American girls. If it's too long you might use: Vi The name sounds like: Valeta, Villette
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violet

violet, common name for some members of the Violaceae, a family of chiefly perennial herbs (and sometimes shrubs, small trees, or climbers) found on all continents. Violets, including the genus Viola and similar related species, are popular as florists', garden, and wildflowers. Of this large group,...
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violet

[n] - any of numerous low-growing small-flowered violas 2. [n] - a variable color that lies beyond blue in the spectrum
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