prasine

adjective
pra·​sine | \ ˈprāˌzēn, -zᵊn, -ˌzīn \

Definition of prasine

1 : having the green color of a leek
2 or prasinous \ -​āzᵊnəs \ : of the color leek

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History and Etymology for prasine

Latin prasinus, from Greek prasinos, from prason leek

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“Prasine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prasine. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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