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navy blue

noun
1.
a dark blue.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
Related forms
navy-blue, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for navy-blue

navy blue

noun
1.
  1. a dark blue colour
  2. (as adjective): a navy-blue suit
Sometimes shortened to navy
Word Origin
C19: from the colour of the British naval uniform
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