(Green"ish), a. Somewhat green; having a tinge of green; as, a greenish yellow.Green"ish*ness, n.

(Green"land*er) n. A native of Greenland.

(Green"-leek`) n. (Zoöl.) An Australian parrakeet (Polytelis Barrabandi); — called also the scarlet-breasted parrot.

(Green"let) n.

1. (Zoöl.) One of numerous species of small American singing birds, of the genus Vireo, as the solitary, or blue- headed (Vireo solitarius); the brotherly-love (V. Philadelphicus); the warbling greenlet (V. gilvus); the yellow-throated greenlet (V. flavifrons) and others. See Vireo.

2. (Zoöl,) Any species of Cyclorhis, a genus of tropical American birds allied to the tits.

(Green"ly), adv. With a green color; newly; freshly, immaturely.a. Of a green color. [Obs.]

(Green"ness), n. [AS. grennes. See Green.]

1. The quality of being green; viridity; verdancy; as, the greenness of grass, or of a meadow.

2. Freshness; vigor; newness.

3. Immaturity; unripeness; as, the greenness of fruit; inexperience; as, the greenness of youth.

(Green"ock*ite) n. [Named after Lord Greenock.] (Min.) Native cadmium sulphide, a mineral occurring in yellow hexagonal crystals, also as an earthy incrustation.

(Green"room`) n. The retiring room of actors and actresses in a theater.

(Green"sand`) n. (Geol.) A variety of sandstone, usually imperfectly consolidated, consisting largely of glauconite, a silicate of iron and potash of a green color, mixed with sand and a trace of phosphate of lime.

Greensand is often called marl, because it is a useful fertilizer. The greensand beds of the American Cretaceous belong mostly to the Upper Cretaceous.

(Green"shank`) n. (Zoöl.) A European sandpiper or snipe (Totanus canescens); — called also greater plover.

(Green"-stall`) n. A stall at which greens and fresh vegetables are exposed for sale.

(Green"stone`) n. [So called from a tinge of green in the color.] (Geol.) A name formerly applied rather loosely to certain dark-colored igneous rocks, including diorite, diabase, etc.

(Green"sward`) (-sw&addrd') n. Turf green with grass.

(Greenth) n. [Cf. Growth.] The state or quality of being green; verdure. [R.]

The greenth of summer.
G. Eliot.

(Green"weed`) n. (Bot.) See Greenbroom.

(Green"wood`) n. A forest as it appears in spring and summer.

(Green"wood`), a. Pertaining to a greenwood; as, a greenwood shade. Dryden.

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