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greenery

[ gree-nuh-ree ]
/ ˈgri nə ri /
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noun, plural green·er·ies for 2.
green foliage or vegetation; verdure.
a place where green plants are grown or kept.
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Origin of greenery

First recorded in 1790–1800; green + -ery
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British Dictionary definitions for greenery

greenery
/ (ˈɡriːnərɪ) /

noun plural -ries
green foliage or vegetation, esp when used for decoration
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