Navy blue
Navy blue Na"vy blue`, n. 1. A dark grayish blue. Also called {navy}. [PJC]

2. Prussian blue. [archaic] [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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