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mazarine

[maz-uh-reen, maz-uh-reen, -rin] /ˌmæz əˈrin, ˈmæz əˌrin, -rɪn/
noun
1.
a deep, rich blue.
2.
a silver strainer fitting over a meat dish and used for draining the water from boiled fish.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; < French, perhaps named after Cardinal Mazarin
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