Pistachio green
Pistachio green Pistachio green A light yellowish green color resembling that of the pistachio nut. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • pistachio green — 1. noun A pale yellow green colour, like that of the pistachio nut. 2. adjective Of a pale yellow green colour, like that of the pistachio nut …   Wiktionary

  • pistachio green — noun see pistachio 2 * * * a light or medium shade of yellow green. [1790 1800] …   Useful english dictionary

  • pistachio green — a light or medium shade of yellow green. [1790 1800] * * * …   Universalium

  • Pistachio — Pis*ta chio, n. [It. pistacchio (cf. Sp. pistacho, F. pistache), fr. L. pistacium, Gr. ?, ?, fr. Per. pistah. Cf. {Fistinut}.] (Bot.) The nut of the {Pistacia vera}, a tree of the order {Anacardiace[ae]}, containing a kernel of a pale greenish… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pistachio nut — Pistachio Pis*ta chio, n. [It. pistacchio (cf. Sp. pistacho, F. pistache), fr. L. pistacium, Gr. ?, ?, fr. Per. pistah. Cf. {Fistinut}.] (Bot.) The nut of the {Pistacia vera}, a tree of the order {Anacardiace[ae]}, containing a kernel of a pale… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pistachio — /pi stash ee oh , stah shee oh /, n., pl. pistachios. 1. the nut of a Eurasian tree, Pistacia vera, of the cashew family, containing an edible, greenish kernel. 2. the kernel itself, used for flavoring. 3. the tree itself. 4. pistachio nut flavor …   Universalium

  • pistachio — UK [pɪˈstɑːʃɪəʊ] / UK [pɪˈstæʃɪəʊ] / US [pɪˈstæʃɪoʊ] or pistachio nut UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms pistachio : singular pistachio plural pistachios Word forms pistachio nut : singular pistachio nut plural pistachio nuts a small …   English dictionary

  • pistachio nut — pistachio UK [pɪˈstɑːʃɪəʊ] / UK [pɪˈstæʃɪəʊ] / US [pɪˈstæʃɪoʊ] or pistachio nut UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms pistachio : singular pistachio plural pistachios Word forms pistachio nut : singular pistachio nut plural pistachio… …   English dictionary

  • pistachio — [pi stash′ē ō, pistä′shē ō, pistash′ō] n. pl. pistachios [It pistacchio < L pistacium < Gr pistakion < pistakē, pistachio tree < OPers pistah] 1. a small tree (Pistacia vera) of the cashew family 2. its edible, greenish seed: in full… …   English World dictionary

  • Pistachio pudding — is a green pudding made from pistachio nuts and occasionally contains small chunks of almonds. This pudding is also an ingredient in certain types of cakes and pies.References …   Wikipedia

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