[ vurt ]
/ vɜrt /
English Forest Law.
- vegetation bearing green leaves in a forest and capable of serving as a cover for deer.
- the right to cut such vegetation.
Heraldry. the tincture, or color, green.
Heraldry. of the tincture green: a lion vert.
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Origin of vert
1400–50; late Middle English verte<Anglo-French, Middle French vert, verd<Latin viridis green, equivalent to vir(ēre) to be green + -idis, apparently irregular for -idus-id4
Definition for vert (2 of 2)
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British Dictionary definitions for vert (1 of 2)
/ (vɜːt) /
English legal history
- the right to cut green wood in a forest
- the wood itself
- the colour green
- (as adjective, usually postpositive)a table vert
Word Origin for vert
C15: from Old French verd, from Latin viridis green, from virēre to grow green
British Dictionary definitions for vert (2 of 2)
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