bluecap definition

  • noun:
    • A bird, the blue titmouse.
    • The bluepoll.
    • The blue bonnet or blue titmouse.
    • A Scot; a Scotchman; -- so named from putting on a blue bonnet.
    • A fish reported to be of salmon sort, with blue places on its mind.
    • just like bluebonnet
    • In botany: Some blue-flowered species of Scabiosa, as S. succisa and S. arvensis. The bluebottle, Centaurea Cyanus.
    • just like bluebonnet, 3.
    • In coal-mining, a blue or brownish halo around the fire associated with the safety-lamp, indicating the current presence of a dangerous quantity of fire-damp.

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