Definition of Peachblow

1. a. Of the delicate purplish pink color likened to that of peach blooms; -- applied esp. to a Chinese porcelain, small specimens of which bring great prices in the Western countries.



Definition of Peachblow

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peachblow

peach-leaved willow
peach-wood
peach bell
peach bells
peach blight
peach blossom
peach ice cream
peach kernel oil
peach melba
peach orchard
peach palm
peach palms
peach pit
peach sauce
peach tree
peachblow (current term)
peachblows
peached
peachen
peacher
peachers
peaches
peaches-and-cream
peaches and cream
peachfuzz
peachick
peachicks
peachier
peachiest
peachily

Literary usage of Peachblow

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1. St. Nicholas by Mary Mapes Dodge (1890)
"Would n't you like to have some of this peachblow paper for ... I like this peachblow paper that you sent me on Christmas ever so much. ..."

2. Report by Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station (1889)
"Tubers oblong, large; a cross between the Excelsior and White peachblow. ... This variety is too well known to need description Hall's Early peachblow. ..."

3. The Potato: A Compilation of Information from Every Available Source by Eugene H. Grubb, William Sumner Guilford (1912)
"I have succeeded in producing a uniform type of Perfect peachblow, of fine quality, fixed type characteristic and fairly uniform size. ..."

4. American Gardening (1895)
"Weber & Sons exhibited among others Edna Craig, Dean Hole, Albertina, Meteor and peachblow. Mr. May showed some choice blooms of Uncle John, Bouton d'Or, ..."

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