a report presenting the policy proposals of the government, to be discussed in Parliament.
(often capitals) (in Britain) a command paper containing policy proposals to be discussed, esp by Parliament
a government document of policy proposals for the nation to consider and discuss; also written Green Paper
may be followed by a white paper, with details of proposed legislation
See green paper
noun 1. a liberal political party especially in Germany focusing on environmental issues. noun 1. a political party whose policies are based on concern for the environment noun any environmentalist political party; also written [Green Party] Word Origin in 1972 the first green party was formed, the United Tasmania Group, and a US group has […]
noun 1. 1 (defs 1–3). [pee] /pi/ noun, plural peas (Archaic or British Dialect) pease or peasen [pee-zuh n] /ˈpi zən/ (Show IPA) 1. the round, edible seed of a widely cultivated plant, Pisum sativum, of the legume family. 2. the plant itself. 3. the green, somewhat inflated pod of this plant. 4. any of […]
/ˈɡriːnˌpiːs/ noun 1. an organization founded in 1971 that stresses the need to maintain a balance between human progress and environmental conservation. Members take active but nonviolent measures against what are regarded as threats to environmental safety, such as the dumping of nuclear waste in the sea An organization devoted to environmental activism, founded in […]
noun 1. an aphid, Myzus persicae, that is a pest of many fruit trees, ornamentals, and vegetables and a vector of certain viral plant diseases.