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yellow-green

[yel-oh-green] /ˈyɛl oʊˈgrin/
noun
1.
a color containing both yellow and green.
adjective
2.
of the color yellow-green.
Origin
1760-1770
1760-70
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Examples from the web for yellowgreen
  • A few lichens are known to contain yellowgreen algae or, in one case, a brown alga.
  • Genetic studies show their closest relatives to be the yellowgreen algae.
  • Wild birds are mostly yellowgreen, with brownish streaking on the back.

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