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  • 141pear — noun 1》 a yellowish or brownish green edible fruit, narrow at the stalk and wider towards the tip. 2》 the tree which bears pears. [Pyrus communis and related species.] Origin OE pere, peru, of W. Gmc origin, from L. pirum …

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  • 142kahikatea — /kaɪkəˈtiə / (say kuykuh teeuh) noun a tall gymnospermous tree with evergreen, brownish green foliage, Podocarpus dacrydiodes, native to New Zealand, where it provides a valuable source of timber; white pine. {Maori} …

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  • 143kea — [kā′ə, kē′ə] n. [Maori] a large, brownish green mountain parrot (Nestor notabilis) of New Zealand …

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  • 144class Cryptophyceae — noun motile usually brownish green protozoa like algae • Syn: ↑Cryptophyceae • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Cryptophyta, ↑phylum Cryptophyta • Member Meronyms: ↑ …

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  • 145Cox's Orange Pippin — noun a yellow Pippin with distinctive flavor • Hypernyms: ↑Pippin * * * Cox s orange pippin /kokˈsiz oˈrinj pipˈin/ noun A sweet tasting variety of apple with a brownish green skin tinged with orange when ripe (in pl often shortened to Coxes… …

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  • 146Cypripedium arietinum — noun orchid of northern North America having a brownish green flower and red and white lip suggestive of a ram s head • Syn: ↑ram s head, ↑ram s head lady s slipper • Hypernyms: ↑lady s slipper, ↑lady slipper, ↑ladies slipper, ↑slipper orchid …

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  • 147kea — n. a parrot, Nestor notabilis, of New Zealand, with brownish green and red plumage. Etymology: Maori, imit …

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  • 148Nestor notabilis — noun large brownish green New Zealand parrot • Syn: ↑kea • Hypernyms: ↑parrot • Member Holonyms: ↑Nestor, ↑genus Nestor …

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  • 149olive-drab — adjective of a light brownish green color • Syn: ↑drab • Similar to: ↑chromatic * * * olive drabˈ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑olive …

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  • 150pear — n. 1 a yellowish or brownish green fleshy fruit, tapering towards the stalk. 2 any of various trees of the genus Pyrus bearing it, esp. P. communis. Phrases and idioms: pear drop a small sweet with the shape of a pear. Etymology: OE pere, peru… …

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  • 151ram's-head lady's slipper — noun orchid of northern North America having a brownish green flower and red and white lip suggestive of a ram s head • Syn: ↑ram s head, ↑Cypripedium arietinum • Hypernyms: ↑lady s slipper, ↑lady slipper, ↑ladies slipper, ↑slipper orchid …

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  • 152dog lichen — noun : a common foliose lichen (Peltigera canina) that has the thallus brownish green above and whitish beneath and fruiting bodies resembling the teeth of a dog and that was formerly believed to cure hydrophobia …

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  • 153heterocapsales — ˌhed.ə(ˌ)rōˌkapˈsā(ˌ)lēz noun plural Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin : an order of yellowish to brownish green algae (class Xanthophyceae) that form amorphous or arborescent palmelloid colonies containing an indefinite number of cells… …

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  • 154knife fish — noun : any of several fishes sometimes kept in the tropical aquarium; especially : a small brownish green fish (Gymnotus carapo) from So. America related to the electric eel but lacking electric organs …

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  • 155leaf fish — noun Etymology: so called from its resemblance to a floating dead leaf : a small brown nandid fish (Monocirrhus polyacanthus) of tropical So. American freshwaters * * * n. a small, deep bodied, predatory freshwater fish, with mottled brownish… …

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  • 156maire — ˈmäēˌrā noun ( s) Etymology: Maori : any of several New Zealand trees with dense heavy wood: as a. : a New Zealand tree of the genus Olea usually used with a descriptive qualifier; compare black maire …

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  • 157meadow rush — noun : a perennial bulrush (Scirpus atrovirens) with dark brownish green spikelets and creeping rootstocks that is a troublesome weed of wet low lying pastures of eastern No. America …

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  • 158river trout — noun 1. : a small brownish green trout that is a variety of the European brown trout 2. : walleye 4 * * * river trout, a brown trout of Europe, introduced into the United States …

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  • 159sand mullet — noun Australia : either of two mullets: a. : a sea mullet (Mugil dobula) b. : a small brownish green pink flushed mullet (Myxus elongatus) common in warm shallow waters …

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  • 160zingel — ˈtsiŋəl noun ( s) Etymology: German, from Middle High German, girth, from Latin cingulum, cingula girdle more at cingle : a small brownish green edible freshwater European perch (Zingel zi …

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