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Definitions of ultramarine:

part of speech: adjective

Situated beyond the sea.

part of speech: noun

A beautiful blue coloring matter made from lapis lazuli.

part of speech: adjective

Situated beyond the sea; foreign.

part of speech: noun

A blue pigment of great beauty and permanence; prepared from the lapis lazuli, the finest specimens being brought from China and Further Asia, hence the name- now artificially prepared.

part of speech: noun

The most beautiful and durable sky- blue color, so called either from its intense blue, or from the lapis lazuli, from which it is made, being brought from Asia, beyond the sea.

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