Olive green Sentence Examples
The foliage is dense on the lower branches, but thinner towards the top, of olive-green.
Leaves rich green above and brown beneath, the fragrant flowers of pale pink, the outer segments of pale olive-green, and pale yellow stamens.
Ignea - One of the brightest in its uniform carmine-red, deepening slightly towards the crown of vivid orange-red stamens; sepals pale olive-green edged with rose beneath, and paler above.
Fergie is wearing an olive-green bikini with a flattering halter top that allows her to show off her curves while still offering good support and coverage.
At Rutland, Proctor and Dorset many darker shades are found, including "moss vein," olive green and various shades of blue, green, yellow and pink, which are used for ornamental purposes.Advertisement
The olive green syenite found on Mount Ascutney, near the Connecticut river, in Windsor county, is a hornblendeaugite.
Leeches are usually olive green to brown in colour, darker patches and spots being scattered over a paler ground.
Of an olive-green above, deeply tinted in some parts with black and in others lightened by yellow, and beneath of a yellowish-white again marked with black, the male of this species has at least a becoming if not a brilliant garb, and possesses a song that is not unmelodious, though the resemblance of some of its notes to the running-down of a piece of clockwork is more remarkable than pleasing.
The nest, contrary to the habits of most Limicolae, is generally placed under a ledge of rock which shelters the bird from observation,' and therein are laid four eggs, of a light olive-green, closely blotched with brown, and hardly to be mistaken for those of any other bird.
They are minute worms with coloured oil drops (green, olive green or orange) contained in the epidermis.Advertisement
As a picturesque tree, for park and ornamental plantation, it is among the best of the conifers, its colour and form contrasting yet harmonizing with the olive green and rounded outline of oaks and beeches, or with the red trunk and glaucous foliage of the pine.
Ferrous oxide produces an olive green or a pale blue according to the glass with which it is mixed.
Brown or even blood-red stripes have been observed in the North Atlantic when swarms of the copepod Calanus finmarchicus were present; the brown alga Trichodesmium erythraeum, as its name suggests, can change the blue of the tropical seas to red; swarms of diatoms may produce olive-green patches in the ocean, while some other forms of minute life have at times been observed to give the colour of milk to large stretches of the ocean surface.
Potassamide, NH 2 K, discovered by Gay-Lussac and Thenard in 1871, is obtained as an olive green or brown mass by gently heating the metal in ammonia gas, or as a white, waxy, crystalline mass when the metal is heated in a silver boat.
The wild stock is of an olive-green, mottled with dark brown above, and greenish-yellow beneath.Advertisement
The chin, whiskers and a broad band across the forehead, as well as the under-parts, are white, and the head and back olive-green.
The fused mass has a dark olive-green colour, and dissolves in a small quantity of cold water to a green solution, which is, however, only stable in the presence of an excess of alkali.
A crystalline form was obtained by Debray as olive-green prisms by igniting a mixture of sodium tungstate and carbonate in a current of hydrochloric acid gas, and by Nordenskjold by heating hydrated tungstic acid with borax.
It is more hygroscopic than the tetrachloride; and when treated with much water the bulk is at once decomposed into the blue oxide and hydrochloric acid, but an olive-green solution is also produced.
Copper quadrantoxide, Cu 4 0, is an olive-green powder formed by mixing well-cooled solutions of copper sulphate and alkaline stannous chloride.Advertisement
When young they are somewhat glutinous, whence the specific name, becoming later a dark olive green.
The back can vary from almost black to olive green in color, graduating to a creamy or white belly.
Along with gunmetal and very dark olive green this is a really ' now ' look.
It is olive-green to yellowish green in color and has reddish stems.
It is thus obtained as an olive green precipitate which is insoluble in acids and alkalis.Advertisement
She is looking for ripe, red cherries, in among the unripe olive green colored fruit.
Another green hue popular in Tuscan design is unsurprisingly a darker green, known as an olive green.
If you're looking for a restive and welcoming color, then opt for a soft sage green or a deep olive green.
Accent colors include warm tomato red, olive green and cobalt blue.
In line with the 1950s glamorous look she told us about, grey and olive green shadow are currently reigning supreme on the runways along with the matte skin and bold lips.
Moving through a room of gold to one of olive green before settling on a dusky grape can set the mood and tone for your whole home.
It features various shades of dark and olive green.
It's designed to look like the forest and features similar colors to those of the woodland camo-shades of dark and olive green.
This short is a combination of several different complimentary colors including sapphire, brown and olive green that are all blended together in a square-box pattern.
Some of the main tends for 2008 include all shades of green, from olive green to Kelly.
If you are the type of person who loves different colored denim, the Amalfi comes in dark brown, camel, gray, black and dark olive green.
Check out Hot Topic's Olive Green Messenger Bag with a screened black print of Johnny and replete with two pink tattoos emblazoned with "I love Jack."
Soldiers were issued the olive green color underwear during this time as it was believed that bright white underwear, hanging on the line to dry during the war, was too dangerous.
Made of cotton olive green webbing, the Centennial belt fits up to a 32-inch waist and is 1.5 inches wide.
A few of these are distinct, dauricus being noted for its large bloom and large much-divided leaves on long olive-green foot-stalks.