blue-pencilling

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large blue-grey black-striped damselfish; nearly worldwide Abudefduf saxatilis , sergeant major
any of various usually poisonous plants of the genus Aconitum having tuberous roots and palmately lobed leaves and blue or white flowers aconite
poisonous herb native to northern Europe having hooded blue-purple flowers; the dried leaves and roots yield aconite Aconitum napellus , helmet flower , helmetflower , monkshood
woolly-stemmed biennial arborescent shrub of tropical Africa and southern Asia having silvery-white prickly branches, clusters of blue or white flowers, and bright red berries resembling holly berries African holly , Solanum giganteum
African plant with bright green evergreen leaves and umbels of many usually deep violet-blue flowers African lily , African tulip , Agapanthus africanus , blue African lily
any of various plants of the genus Agapanthus having umbels of showy blue to purple flowers agapanthus , lily of the Nile
any plant of the genus Ageratum having opposite leaves and small heads of blue or white flowers ageratum
small tender herb grown for its fluffy brushlike blue to lavender blooms Ageratum houstonianum , common ageratum
rhizomatous plant of central and southeastern United States and West Indies having large showy heads of clear blue flowers; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium ageratum , Conoclinium coelestinum , Eupatorium coelestinum , mist-flower , mistflower
blue flower ageratum , cornflower , larkspur , scilla
gentian of eastern North America having clusters of bristly blue flowers ague weed , agueweed , five-flowered gentian , Gentiana quinquefolia , Gentianella quinquefolia , stiff gentian
upright rhizomatous perennial with bright blue flowers; southern Europe Ajuga genevensis , blue bugle , erect bugle
low rhizomatous European carpeting plant having spikes of blue flowers; naturalized in parts of United States Ajuga reptans , creeping bugle
small kingfisher with greenish-blue and orange plumage Alcedo atthis , Eurasian kingfisher
important European leguminous forage plant with trifoliate leaves and blue-violet flowers grown widely as a pasture and hay crop alfalfa , lucerne , Medicago sativa
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water alkali , base
perennial or biennial herb cultivated for its delicate usually blue flowers alkanet , Anchusa officinalis , bugloss
deciduous creeping shrub bright red in autumn having black or blue-black berries; alpine and circumpolar alpine bearberry , Arctostaphylos alpina , black bearberry
fish with a dark-blue back and whitish sides with red stripes; found in swamps and streams of Florida American flagfish , flagfish , Jordanella floridae
tree or large shrub with grey bark and blue-green leaves that turn red-orange in autumn American hornbeam , Carpinus caroliniana
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