American green


Definition of American green

: a moderate yellowish green that is greener and duller than tarragon and yellower and duller than malachite green or verdigris

called also jadesheen

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First Known Use of American green

1823, in the meaning defined above

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“American green.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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