Greenish Sentence Examples
The dark base of the mountainous thunderheads had a greenish tinge.
A greenish alloy used by goldsmiths contains 70% of silver and 30% of gold.
All the other examples have the lower portion covered in like manner by a network of circles standing nearly a quarter of an inch from the body of the cup. An example connected with the specimens just described is the cup belonging to Baron Lionel de Rothschild; though externally of an opaque greenish colour, it is by transmitted light of a deep red.
The perianth consists of five or six oblong greenish lobes, within which is found a tuft, consisting of a large number of stamens, each of which has a very short filament and an oblong two-lobed anther bursting longitudinally, and surmounted by an oblong lobe, which is the projecting end of the connective.
The rich, greenish yellow flowers appear in spring.Advertisement
Part of the carbon of this spiegeleisen unites with the oxygen occluded in the molten iron to form carbonic oxide, and again a bright flame, greenish with manganese, escapes from the converter.
Two chalky white or greenish eggs are laid.
White tupelo honey is a light golden amber color with a slightly greenish cast.
The colour produced is generally of a greenish shade; for example, nitrosobenzene is green when fused or in solution (when crystalline, it is colourless), and dinitrosoresorcin has been employed as a dyestuff under the names " solid green " and " chlorine."
The principal mining districts are those of Hazaribagh in Bengal and Nellore in Madras; in the former district the mica has usually a ruby tint, whilst in the latter it is more often greenish.Advertisement
Dropsical liquids are usually pale yellow or greenish, limpid, with a saltish taste and alkaline reaction, and a specific gravity ranging from 1005 to 1024.
Early Assyrian glass is represented in the British Museum by a vase of transparent greenish glass found in the north-west palace of Nineveh.
When the gold is finely divided, as in " purple of Cassius," or when it is precipitated from solutions, the colour is ruby-red, while in very thin leaves it transmits a greenish light.
It is golden-yellow, with a greenish or brownish-black streak.
Its colour is light brown, sometimes with a greenish tint, with the annular rings of darker colour.Advertisement
The hydroxide, Ni(OH) 2, is obtained in the form of a greenish amorphous powder when nickel salts are precipitated by the caustic alkalis.
On exposure to light it assumes a greenish tinge.
When perfectly pure, the hexachloride is stable even in moist air, but the presence of an oxychloride brings about energetic decomposition; similarly water has no action on the pure compound, but a trace of the oxychloride occasions sudden decomposition into a greenish oxide and hydrochloric acid.
At the base is the so-called "blue clay" (really greenish) with ferruginous sandstones and with a fucoidal sandstone at its summit.
The resulting liquid, which has a muddy or café-au-lait appearance, or is of a greenish hue if made from leaves, is now ready for consumption.Advertisement
Certain crystals from Cumberland are beautifully fluorescent, appearing purple with a bluish internal haziness by reflected light, and greenish by transmitted light.
Both, like the majority of herrings, are greenish on the back and silvery on the sides, but they are distinguished from the other European species Clupea by the presence of a large blackish blotch behind the gill-opening, which is succeeded by a series of several other similar spots along the middle of the side of the body.
The flowers are regular and rather showy, generally with three greenish sepals, followed in regular succession by three white or purplish petals, six to indefinite stamens and six to indefinite free carpels.
It attains a length of 6 ft., weighing then perhaps 30 lb, and is of a greenish colour, occasionally mixed with brown, while the tail is surrounded with alternate rings of those colours.
In the males the horns are generally angulated, and marked by fine transverse wrinkles; their colour being greenish or brownish.Advertisement
It oxidizes on exposure with considerable evolution of heat; it rapidly absorbs carbon dioxide; and readily dissolves in acids to form ferrous salts, which are usually white when anhydrous, but greenish when hydrated.
By evaporating in vacuo the solution obtained by dissolving iron in hydrochloric acid, there results bluish, monoclinic crystals of FeCl24H20, which deliquesce, turning greenish, on exposure to air, and effloresce in a desiccator.
Iron dissolves in a solution of sulphur dioxide in the absence of air to form ferrous sulphite and thiosulphate; the former, being less soluble than the latter, separates out as colourless or greenish crystals on standing.
Ferrous salts give a greenish precipitate with an alkali, whilst ferric give a characteristic red one.
Aniline hydrochloride forms large colourless tables, which become greenish on exposure; it is the "aniline salt" of commerce.
The sepals are generally of a greenish colour; their function is mainly protective, shielding the more delicate internal organs before the flower opens.
They are usually of a greenish colour (herbaceous); but sometimes they are coloured or petaloid, as in the fuchsia, tropaeolum, globe-flower and pomegranate.
It has an amorphous internal structure, a dull fracture; is of a yellow to yellowish-brown hue, the purer varieties being almost colourless, or possessing a greenish tinge, and has a somewhat bitter aromatic taste, and a balsamic odour, which is developed by heating.
A cathode discharge is projected through two small holes in plates in the narrow part of the tube on a fluorescent screen at the end of the enlarged end, and the cathode ray or pencil depicts on it a small bright greenish patch of light.
Flowers have white to greenish corollas and purple anthers and filaments.
In summer large, greenish yellow flower bracts are produced with a prominent black eye.
In the presence of sunlight, tiny plant species called phytoplankton use the nutrients to produce a greenish plant substance called chlorophyll.
Officer's peaked caps could be the old style or greenish khaki.
In the image below, the outer cortex is blue and the inner medulla of this pig adrenal is greenish.
Much of the dolerite found in these places has a greenish tinge because of the presence of the mineral olivine.
Spring sees the appearance of greenish yellow, upright racemes of flowers followed by decorative red winged fruits.
The cup-shaped, flowers are greenish yellow and hang in pendant racemes.
Remove the meat from the tail section, the soft greenish liver and any red roe from the head and tail.
It's a shrub grown for its foliage, as its tiny, greenish white flowers are not showy.
For Scouts in camo, we used the same greenish Khaki but with dark green splotches on top.
There was, you could say, almost a greenish tinge to her.
It was a fine trout with a greenish tint to its markings and bold, dark yellow spots.
The result was a tall glass vase of greenish blue over yellow glass.
There flowers are white, pinkish or greenish white.
There are other large quarries at Dorset and East Dorset, Bennington county; the finest marbles from this region are the white, slightly marked with pale brown and with greenish lines; they are commonly used for building, the Harvard Medical School and the office of the U.S. Senate being examples.
Crystals of barytes may be transparent and colourless, or white and opaque, or of a yellow, brown, bluish or greenish 'colour.
With chlorine it gives phosphoryl and " metaphosphoryl " chlorides, the action being accompanied with a greenish flame; bromine gives phosphorus pentabromide and pentoxide which interact to give phosphoryl and " metaphosphoryl " bromides; iodine gives phosphorus di-iodide, P 2 I 4, and pentoxide, P 2 0 5; whilst hydrochloric acid gives phosphorus trichloride and phosphorous acid, which interact to form free phosphorus, phosphoric acid and hydrochloric acid.
The heads of the dragonettes were as big as barrels and covered with hard, greenish scales that glittered brightly under the light of the lanterns.
It is a vitreous greenish blue, as I remember it, like those patches of the winter sky seen through cloud vistas in the west before sundown.
Like the water, the Walden ice, seen near at hand, has a green tint, but at a distance is beautifully blue, and you can easily tell it from the white ice of the river, or the merely greenish ice of some ponds, a quarter of a mile off.
So the hollows about this pond will, sometimes, in the winter, be filled with a greenish water somewhat like its own, but the next day will have frozen blue.
It 's a shrub grown for its foliage, as its tiny, greenish white flowers are not showy.
Arranged in an odd figure of eight formation were numerous tall towers, each spewing black smoke, which had an odd greenish tinge.
Cool gray walls are the perfect canvas for stripes of greenish yellow and muted paintings of trees.
Mucous from an allergy is clear whereas mucous produced from a viral infection appears yellowish or greenish colored.
A kitchen painted in cool colors such as grays, blues and greens will actually give off a bluish or greenish hue, giving the room a cooler appearance.
As for your eye color, some colors to try are brown, apricot, purple, plum, deep khaki or forest green (because they are in the same greenish family, they brighten green eyes).
They are considered blue... but since they are greenish in the middle I was wondering what I should wear as far as makeup to bring them out and look amazing.
For your eyebrows, I would try a shade that is not too dark or too greenish, staying with warmer tones there.
This is when a warm taupe would be better than one that might turn greenish or grey on you.
A. europaeum is the Asarabacca, the flowers greenish, about 1/2 inch long, and close to the ground.
A nearly allied plant, B. racemosa, from Japan, is less freely climbing in habit, with more rounded leaves, greenish flowers and showy fruits turning from bright red to black.
The greenish flowers are insignificant, and the fruits, like clusters of small Ivy berries, are seldom seen in this country, but the fleshy leaves are so unlike any others that these are among the most distinct of evergreens.
It grows from 1 foot to 1 1/2 feet high, and has broad glaucous leaves and nodding flowers, greenish outside and vinous purple within.
The species is, indeed, a most variable one, having flowers of a brick-red, rich crimson, or sometimes greenish color.
The flowers are small, greenish, and scanty, but the autumn tints of well-grown plants are gorgeous, and the stems themselves take on a bright ruddiness which is retained all winter and makes a pretty feature at that season.
America. In appearance they are unlike other shrubs, often with handsome leaves cut into leaflets, and small white or greenish flowers followed in some kinds by ornamental fruits.
It is of somewhat straggling habit, with loosely-clustered pale green leathery leaves and handsome greenish flowers three-quarters of an inch across, clustered together at the tips of the shoots as in Ivy and Aralia.
Many people discover that 10KT gold leaves a greenish stain on their skin, due to a chemical reaction to the other metals in the 10KT gold.
Meconium-A greenish fecal material that forms the first bowel movement of an infant.
In the case of a bacterial infection, the sputum brought up in a productive cough may be greenish, gray, or brown.
Pus-A thick, yellowish or greenish fluid composed of the remains of dead white blood cells, pathogens, and decomposed cellular debris.
The fluid accumulation and reduced absorption lead to bilious vomiting, which is the vomitus will appear greenish, the classic sign of upper intestinal obstruction.
The vomitus will be greenish (bilious) because it contains bile from the gallbladder.
Excessive intake of some B vitamins may impart a greenish color to urine.
Coughing brings up a greenish yellow phlegm or sputum.
A bright orange that might make a tanned competitor seem to glow might make a paler-skinned dancer look like they have a greenish cast to their skin.
The smaller stones are often pale pastel blue or greenish blue, with some larger stones reaching a deep blue color.
Once the potassium hydroxide reaches the metal terminals or connectors, it causes them to corrode producing a powder that is a greenish blue color.
You will know it curdles when the milk solids clump together and separate from the watery, greenish whey.
Impurities render the mineral grey, greenish or reddish, bituminous matter being often present in the massive varieties.
Below the anther the surface of the column in front is hollowed out into a greenish depression covered with viscid fluid - this is the two united stigmas.
Under extreme crushing these basic rocks may be converted into dark biotite-schists, or greenish chloriteschists.
Crystals of barytes may be transparent and colourless, or white and opaque, or of a yellow, brown, bluish or greenish colour.
The colour ranges from pale yellow through red and brown to black or greenish, while by reflected light it is, in the majority of cases, of a green hue.
The next group precipitate may contain the white gelatinous aluminium hydroxide, the greenish chromium hydroxide, reddish ferric hydroxide, and possibly zinc and manganese hydroxides.
In the deposition of gold the colour of the deposit is influenced by the presence of impurities in the solution; when copper is present, some is deposited with the gold, imparting to it a reddish colour, whilst a little silver gives it a greenish shade.
The salt separates from solutions containing hydrofluoric acid in large plates, which are greenish yellow in colour.
This is of glass of a greenish hue; on the upper part is represented, in relief, the chase of a lion by two men on horseback accompanied by dogs; the costume appears to be Byzantine rather than Roman, and the style is very bad.
The glass in all is greenish, very thick, with many bubbles, and has been cut with the wheel; in some instances circles and cones, and in one the outlines of the figure of a leopard, have been left standing up, the rest of the surface having been laboriously cut away.
It is a singularly beautiful substance, being of pink, greenish, or milk-white colour, streaked with reddish, copper-coloured veins.
The eggs are generally three in number, of a dull white covered with confluent specks of greenish grey.
It grows profusely on dry rocks and walls, especially on the western coasts, and bears a spike of drooping greenish cup-shaped flowers.
The Thanet beds resting on chalk form a narrow outcrop rising into cliffs at Pegwell Bay and Reculver, and consist (1) of a constant base bed of clayey greenish sand, seldom more than 5 ft.
The sesquioxide, Pr203, is obtained as a greenish white mass by the reduction of the peroxide.
The small greenish flowers are borne on branched panicles; and the male ones are characterized by having a disgusting odour.
The white-fly is now a common pest in greenhouses, the nymphs being greenish scale-like objects on the under sides of the leaves, and adults very small white flies.
These sophistications can be most conveniently detected, first by taste and next by saponification, rosin oil and mineral oil remaining unsaponified, hemp oil giving a greenish soap, while rape oil yields a soap with a yellow tinge.
Some greenish sandstones containing recognizable and characteristic fossils are the equivalents of the Upper Greensand of the south of England.
The leaves are large, ovate-oblong in shape, and the flowers, which are arranged in panicles, have a greenish colour and a rather disagreeable odour.
The mineral is transparent to opaque and white, sometimes greyish, bluish or greenish in colour.
Usually, however, it forms a greenish mass, owing to partial oxidation.
The gray mullet has a greenish back, with a silvery underside.
Later it changes to a thick yellow or greenish discharge.
The sexes are distinct, and the ovary is frequently greenish in colour, the testis red.