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noun \ˈvərt\

Definition of vert

  1. 1a :  green forest vegetation especially when forming cover or providing food for deerb :  the right or privilege (as in England) of cutting living wood or sometimes of pasturing animals in a forest

  2. 2 :  the heraldic color green

Origin and Etymology of vert

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from vert green — more at verdant


First Known Use: 15th century


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