1. English Forest Law. a.
vegetation bearing green leaves in a forest and capable of serving as a cover for deer.
the right to cut such vegetation.
Heraldry. the tincture, or color, green.
Heraldry. of the tincture green: a lion vert.
Origin: 1400–50; late Middle English verte
< Anglo-French, Middle French vert, verd
< Latin viridis
green, equivalent to vir
) to be green + -idis,
apparently irregular for -idus -id4