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  1. a color containing both yellow and green.
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  1. of the color yellow-green.
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Origin of yellow-green

First recorded in 1760–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of yellow-green

  • Again he met a yellow-green stare, but he sensed a change in them.

    Storm Over Warlock

    Andre Norton

  • The oaks in the park are just thickening with yellow-green buds.

  • Its yellow-green needles are in twos, and are from one to three inches in length.

  • The mass of the foliage is blue-green; these new ones are yellow-green.

  • The joints or branches are three to six inches long and are yellow-green.

    The Fantastic Clan

    John James Thornber