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Red

Correct spelling for red

Medical definition of red:

The menses.

One of the primary colors, occupying the lower extremity of the spectrum at the other end from violet.

Usage examples for red:

  • So that's why Monty's face got red when you asked about his father. "The Brass Bound Box, – Evelyn Raymond"
  • Because she has got such a red face? "The Story of Antony Grace, – George Manville Fenn"
  • It was, I do not doubt, a pleasant land for the red men. "Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands, – Charles Nordhoff"
  • I was quite red in the face, and angry because of it. "Richard Carvel, Complete, – Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009"

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A genus of trees or shrubs of the order Betulaceae, birch, yielding an oil containing methyl salicylate, and employed internally and externally to meet the same indications as oil of wintergreen; see oleum betulae. ...

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