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Synonyms for greenish

of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum

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He thought of taking her in his arms, the thin, fragile body, and kissing her pale mouth: he wanted to pass his fingers down the slightly greenish cheeks.
There have been caught in Walden pickerel, one weighing seven pounds -- to say nothing of another which carried off a reel with great velocity, which the fisherman safely set down at eight pounds because he did not see him -- perch and pouts, some of each weighing over two pounds, shiners, chivins or roach (Leuciscus pulchellus), a very few breams, and a couple of eels, one weighing four pounds -- I am thus particular because the weight of a fish is commonly its only title to fame, and these are the only eels I have heard of here; -- also, I have a faint recollection of a little fish some five inches long, with silvery sides and a greenish back, somewhat dace-like in its character, which I mention here chiefly to link my facts to fable.
The two weeks' stubble on his face was grey and brown and red and greenish yellow--as if it had been made up from individual contributions from the chorus of a musical comedy.
shouted a good-humored-looking bearded peasant with a red face, showing his white teeth in a grin, and holding up a greenish bottle that flashed in the sunlight.
At length the breathless hunter came so nigh his seemingly unsuspecting prey, that his entire dazzling hump was distinctly visible, sliding along the sea as if an isolated thing, and continually set in a revolving ring of finest, fleecy, greenish foam.
FAISALABAD -- The University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) on Wednesday kicked off tree plantation drive to make the campus more greenish.
The chief executive of the Royal Academy of Engineering, Philip Greenish CBE, will receive an honorary award from University of Huddersfield, which will be presented at the University's November Award Ceremonies.
Tenders are invited for Pigment Fluorescent Greenish Yellow 2.
It is evident from the results of this study that60-days-old callus cultures on MS basal medium were greenish yellow, friable and granular.
4 The presence of a greenish exudate, which is fluorescent under Wood's light and smells of ripe fruit, is very characteristic of Pseudomonas infection.
65) was observed with 15% coconut water after 28 days [Table 1] where maximum calluses were greenish in color, 100% fragile in texture, nearly 60% non-embryonic and with 70% root formation [Figure A and Figure B].
Relatively chip resistant but, even with an undercoat, this leaves the nails stained with a greenish hue.
If he sees some one red shirted while sitting in a far off area then he can come here and see how much greenish and scenic location is here.
He was walking up the street going to Maghreb prayer when he saw a greenish pile on the pavement with a footprint in it.
An R&A spokesman said: "It's got a greenish hue this year.