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tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus Abelmoschus esculentus , gumbo , Hibiscus esculentus , lady's-finger , okra , okra plant
lofty fir of the Pacific coast of northwestern America having long curving branches and deep green leaves Abies grandis , giant fir , grand fir , lowland fir , lowland white fir
strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise absinth , absinthe
small green-and-bronze bird Acanthisitta chloris , rifleman bird
common North American maple tree; five-lobed leaves are light green above and silvery white beneath; source of hard close-grained but brittle light-brown wood Acer saccharinum , silver maple
Eurasian herb having loose heads of button-shaped white flowers and long grey-green leaves that cause sneezing when powdered Achillea ptarmica , sneezeweed yarrow , sneezewort
squash plant bearing small acorn-shaped fruits having yellow flesh and dark green or yellow rind with longitudinal ridges acorn squash
small dark green or yellow ribbed squash with yellow to orange flesh acorn squash
large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing Actias luna , luna moth
climbing vine native to China; cultivated in New Zealand for its fuzzy edible fruit with green meat Actinidia chinensis , Actinidia deliciosa , Chinese gooseberry , kiwi , kiwi vine
green mineral of the amphibole group; calcium magnesium iron silicate actinolite
prostrate or semi-erect subshrub of tropical America, and Australia; heavily armed with recurved thorns and having sensitive soft grey-green leaflets that fold and droop at night or when touched or cooled action plant , humble plant , live-and-die , Mimosa pudica , sensitive plant , shame plant , touch-me-not
African plant with bright green evergreen leaves and umbels of many usually deep violet-blue flowers African lily , African tulip , Agapanthus africanus , blue African lily
erect perennial with stout stems and yellow-green flowers; southern Canada and southeastern United States Agastache nepetoides , yellow giant hyssop
erect or partially climbing herb having large green or variegated leaves Aglaonema modestum , Chinese evergreen , Japanese leaf
pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seed aguacate , alligator pear , avocado , avocado pear
large green silkworm of the cynthia moth ailanthus silkworm , Samia cynthia
tansy-scented Eurasian perennial herb with buttonlike yellow flowers; used as potherb or salad green and sometimes for potpourri or tea or flavoring; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum alecost , balsam herb , bible leaf , Chrysanthemum balsamita , costmary , mint geranium , Tanacetum balsamita
green variety of chrysoberyl used as a gemstone alexandrite
Asiatic onion with slender bulbs; used as early green onions Allium fistulosum , Japanese leek , Welsh onion
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