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puce

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Etymology

From French "couleur puce", flea-colored, from Latin pūlex, flea.

Noun

Singular
puce

Plural
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  1. (color) a brownish-purple color. According to the American Heritage Dictionary, deep red to dark grayish purple.
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Adjective

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Positive
puce

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  1. (color) a brownish-purple color. According to the American Heritage Dictionary, deep red to dark grayish purple.

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Croatian

Noun

puce n. sg.

  1. button

French

Pronunciation

Noun

puce f. (plural puces)

  1. flea
  2. chip (electronics), silicon chip

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