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duck-egg blue  


      n  
a    a pale greenish-blue colour  
b    (as adj.)  
duck-egg blue walls     
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duck, ducker, duckie, duce

Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
shout (as a sign of discontentment or anger)
exp.
expression used to designate something that happens very rarely
exp.
state securities laws
n.
brothers of the blue eye
n.
a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing or tents
also known as "cotton duck" or "duck canvas"
exp.
the best, the dog's bollocks , the bee's knees
exp.
(about a positive event/situation) happen out of the blue, without any effort from the impacted persons
n.
fleshy part of stone fruits (egg. peaches, plums)
protease
exp.
The duck's nuts, the best, the top.
n.
a prank on Twitter consisting of posting a link to a picture of a duck on wheels
exp.
the duck's nuts, the best, the dog's bollocks
exp.
have everything together; have all things settled/organized
E.g.: Just when I had got all my ducks in a row and I was ready to go, I received a call and had to cancel my trip.
n.
n 1 a hatch of eggs laid by a particular bird or laid in a single nest 2 a brood of chickens 3 Informal a group, bunch, or cluster vb 4 tr to hatch (chickens)

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