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noun
See under dragon (def. 8).
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Origin of green dragon

An Americanism dating back to 1810–20
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British Dictionary definitions for green dragon

green dragon

noun
a North American aroid plant, Arisaema dracontium, with a long slender spadix projecting from a green or white long narrow spatheAlso called: dragonroot
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