colored by an abundance of chlorite, epidote, or actinolite.
A green, schistose metamorphic rock that gets its color from the presence of chlorite, epidote, or actinolite. Greenschist forms under conditions of low temperature and low pressure.
noun, Nautical. 1. a solid mass of water breaking over the bow or bulwark of a ship.
noun 1. a fee paid by golfers in order to play on a golf course.
[green-shangk] /ˈgrinˌʃæŋk/ noun 1. an Old World shore bird, Tringa nebularia, having legs. /ˈɡriːnˌʃæŋk/ noun 1. a large European sandpiper, Tringa nebularia, with greenish legs and a slightly upturned bill
- Green shoots
noun any sign of growth, recovery, renewal Word Origin association with plant growth