biscay green

noun, often capitalized B
bis·​cay green | \ ˈbi(ˌ)skā- \

Definition of biscay green

: a moderate yellow green that is greener and lighter than average moss green, yellower and less strong than average pea green, and yellower and duller than apple green (see apple green sense 1)

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History and Etymology for biscay green

from Biscay, Biscaya, province of Spain

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“Biscay green.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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