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noun
a deep green.
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Origin of bottle green

First recorded in 1810–20

OTHER WORDS FROM bottle green

bottle-green, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for bottle green

bottle green

noun, adjective
  1. a dark green colour
  2. (as adjective)a bottle-green car
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