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The really happy person is the one who can enjoy the scenery, even when they have to take a detour.Sir James Jeans
See also Fuchsia
After the genus Fuchsia.
- Rhymes: -uːʃə
- A popular garden plant, of the genus Fuchsia, of the Onagraceae family, shrubs with red, pink or purple flowers.
- (color) a purplish-red colour, the color of fuchsin, an aniline dye.
web fuchsia (magenta) colour:
fashion magenta (Hollywood cerise) colour:
- 1922 : Drenched were the cold fuchsias, round pearls of dew lay on the flat nasturtium leaves. - Katherine Mansfield, At The Bay (Selected Stories, Oxford World's Classics paperback 2002, 281)
- (colour) having a purplish-red colour.
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