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blue angel

noun, Slang.

blue heaven

noun, Slang.
1.
a blue capsule or tablet containing the barbiturate amobarbital or its derivative.
Also called blue angel, blue devil.
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  • Hedy Lamarr, Fritz Lang and Billy Wilder get props, along with clips of their earlier films like “blue angel” and “Metropolis.”

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blue heaven

n phr,n

A capsule of Amytal2, a type of barbiturate

[1950s+ Narcotics; perhaps fr a 1920s popular song ''My Blue Heaven'']

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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