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olive-green

[ol-iv-green] /ˈɒl ɪvˈgrin/
noun, adjective
1.
green with a yellowish or brownish tinge.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60
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British Dictionary definitions for olive green

olive green

noun
1.
  1. a colour that is greener, stronger, and brighter than olive; deep yellowish-green
  2. (as adjective): an olive-green coat
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