Russian blue
noun Usage: often capitalized B Date: 1889 any of a breed of slender long-bodied large-eared domestic cats with short silky bluish-gray fur

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  • Russian blue — n. any of a breed of domestic cat, thought to have originated in Arkhangelsk, with a soft, dense, grayish blue or silvery blue coat and green eyes * * * ▪ breed of cat  breed of domestic cat (cat, domestic) noted for the quality of its short,… …   Universalium

  • Russian blue — n. any of a breed of domestic cat, thought to have originated in Arkhangelsk, with a soft, dense, grayish blue or silvery blue coat and green eyes …   English World dictionary

  • Russian Blue — Infobox Catbreed name = Russian Blue imagecaption = 1 year old Russian Blue male altname = Archangel Blues nickname = country = Russia notrecognized = extinct = cfastd = http://www.cfainc.org/breeds/standards/russian.html fifestd =… …   Wikipedia

  • Russian blue — /rʌʃən ˈblu/ (say rushuhn blooh) noun one of a breed of slender, large eared, domestic cats with short, bluish grey fur. Also, Russian grey. {originating in Archangel, a seaport in north western Russia} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Russian Blue — Rus′sian Blue′ n. dch one of a breed of shorthaired domestic cats with large ears, green eyes, and a thick, plush bluish gray coat …   From formal English to slang

  • russian blue — I. noun Usage: often capitalized R : a bluish gray to pale blue II. noun Usage: usually capitalized R & often capitalized B : a slender longbodied large eared domestic cat with short silky bluish gray fur …   Useful english dictionary

  • Russian Blue — noun A domestic cat breed …   Wiktionary

  • Russian Blue cat — Russian Blue cat, any short haired cat of a breed with thick, bluish gray fur …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blue (disambiguation) — Blue is a color.Blue may also refer to:General* Blue (programming language), a free system for teaching object oriented programming * BLUE, the Gauss Markov theorem, the best linear unbiased estimator statistical method * Case Blue, a German… …   Wikipedia

  • Russian White, Black and Tabby — The Russian White, Russian Black, and Russian Tabby are breeds of cat created in 1971. The Black and Tabby Russians came from the original mating which created the Russian White. It is appropriate to consider their origins first. The Russian… …   Wikipedia

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