niagara green

noun, often capitalized N

Definition of niagara green

: a light bluish green that is greener and duller than average aqua green (see aqua green sense 1), greener and paler than average turquoise green, and greener and stronger than robin's-egg blue (see robin's-egg blue sense 2)

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History and Etymology for niagara green

from Niagara Falls or Niagara river

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“Niagara green.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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