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terre verte

[ter vert] /ˈtɛr ˌvɛrt/
noun
1.
a grayish-green color.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < French: literally, green earth
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British Dictionary definitions for terre-verte

terre-verte

/ˈtɛəˌvɜːt/
noun
1.
a greyish-green pigment used in paints, consisting of powdered glauconite
adjective
2.
of a greyish-green colour
Word Origin
C17: from French, literally: green earth
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