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3V0851.01 Inappropriate color names: red and blue are green also (5/22/80)

Peggy is sensitive to color as an important descriptor. She interprets
color names as such and uses them in her speech — but the application
is all wrong. Her favorite color term is green — she applies it generally
(and with no obvious uneasiness) to red and blue.

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