olivaceous

[ ol-uh-vey-shuhs ]

adjective
  1. of a deep shade of green; olive.

Origin of olivaceous

1
1770–80; <New Latin olīvāceus, equivalent to Latin olīv(a) olive + -āceus-aceous

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British Dictionary definitions for olivaceous

olivaceous

/ (ˌɒlɪˈveɪʃəs) /


adjective
  1. of an olive colour

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