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jet blacknoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌdʒetˈblæk/
a ​completelyblackcolour
jet-black
adjective uk   us  
(Definition of jet black from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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jet-blackadjective [not gradable]

 /ˈdʒetˈblæk/
pureblack in ​color: jet-black ​hair
(Definition of jet-black from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jet black”
in Chinese (Simplified) 乌黑的…
in Turkish simsiyah, kapkara…
in Russian черный как смоль цвет…
in Chinese (Traditional) 烏黑的…
in Polish głęboka czerń…
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