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blue velvet

noun, Slang.
a mixture of paregoric and Pyribenzamine taken by vein as an illicit drug. Unabridged
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Examples from the web for blue velvet
  • The intricate box, lined with blue velvet, contains pieces of mirror mounted on the rear surface.
  • Richly and prettily dressed, she received guests at formal receptions seated in a blue velvet chair.
  • Large oval blue lapis bowl, presented in a blue velvet presentation box.
  • Walker wore a gray crepe gown, appliqued in pale-blue velvet medallions.
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blue velvet

noun phrase

A mixture of paregoric with Pyrabenzamine2, an antihistamine, used as an injection (1960s+ Narcotics)

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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