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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A red iron ore used in dyeing and marking v. - Redden as if with a red ocher color; Twist or braid together, interlace.

Usage examples (17)
  • It was extracted from ruddle (red ochre) and limonite
  • Such are the kinds of stones that cannot be melted, and realgar, and ochre, and ruddle, and sulphur, and the other things of that kind, most
  • Vermilion, read lead, ruddle to mark/heep, & cc. Ir Deirg -
  • Three steps to beginning marathon training - rulk, ruddle and run for more
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