an Australian breed of dog with a bluish coat, developed for herding cattle Also called Australian cattle dog, blue heeler
a rich cheese in which the internal mold manifests itself in blue veins: made in France especially from sheep’s milk and elsewhere also from cow’s milk and goat’s milk. noun cheese containing a blue mould, esp Stilton, Roquefort, or Danish blue Also called (Austral and NZ) blue vein
blue chip stock Note: “Blue chip” suggests a safe investment.
Chiefly Poker. a blue-colored chip of high value. a common stock issued by a major company that has financial strength, stability against fluctuations, and a good record of dividend payments: regarded as a low-risk investment. a secure and valuable item or property held in reserve: The airfield was a blue chip in the struggle for […]