light-green
light-green light-green adj. Having a light green color, similar to the color of fresh grass.

Syn: green, greenish, dark-green. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • light-green — Green Green (gr[=e]n), n. 1. The color of growing plants; the color of the solar spectrum intermediate between the yellow and the blue. [1913 Webster] 2. A grassy plain or plat; a piece of ground covered with verdant herbage; as, the village… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • light-green — adjective of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum; similar to the color of fresh grass (Freq. 3) a green tree green fields green paint • Syn: ↑green, ↑greenish, ↑dark green …   Useful english dictionary

  • Light Green — A stain often used for counterstaining cytoplasm following iron haematoxylin; a component of Masson&’s trichrome …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Light Green SF yellowish — Light Green SF yellowish, or Light Green, Acid Green, Lissamine green SF, Acid Green 5, Food Green 2, FD C Green no. 2, Green No. 205, Acid Brilliant Green 5, Pencil Green SF, or C.I. 42095 , is a green triarylmethane dye. It is used in histology …   Wikipedia

  • green greenish light-green dark-green — colorful colorful adj. 1. having striking color. Opposite of {colorless}. Note: [Narrower terms: {changeable, chatoyant, iridescent, shot}; {deep, rich}; {flaming}; {fluorescent, glowing}; {prismatic}; {psychedelic}; {red, ruddy, flushed,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • light green SF yellowish — noun or light green SF Usage: usually capitalized L&G&Y : an acid triphenylmethane dye used chiefly as a biological stain and color for foods see dye table (under Acid Green 5) …   Useful english dictionary

  • light green SF — noun see light green SF yellowish …   Useful english dictionary

  • light green 2 G or 2 GN — light g. SF yellowish …   Medical dictionary

  • light green SF yellowish — An acid arylmethane dye, used as a cytoplasmic stain in plant and animal histology; fades badly in bright light. * * * an acid dye used as a plasma stain …   Medical dictionary

  • light green SF — see acid g …   Medical dictionary

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