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adjective     green pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    something that is green is the same color as grass. If something is similar to this color, you can say that it is greenish or a greenish color

    The first bright green leaves were showing.

    green-blue eyes

  2. 2
    [usually before noun] made from the green leaves of vegetables

    a green salad

  3. 3
    not yet ready to be eaten

    green tomatoes

  4. 5
    not experienced, especially because of being young

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