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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A river, about 451 km (280 mi) long, of southeast Kansas and northeast Oklahoma flowing generally southward to the Arkansas River.

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  • VERDIGRIS - Verdigris had its opportunities to knock off Oklahoma City Millwood on Friday night at Cardinal Stadium.

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  • (I've also been listening to The Magician's Oath from Big Finish, also set in this period; Verdigris is better.)

    July Books 19) Verdigris, by Paul Magrs

  • But Verdigris is an amusing sideways look at the Third Doctor era, with the bad guys in one scene trying to convince Jo that it is all a cruel hoax: Think about every alen artifact or creature you have ever seen.

    July Books 19) Verdigris, by Paul Magrs

  • Verdigris is the term to describe the green patina or oxidation that forms on brass, copper, or bronze from exposure to the elements.

    I have some rifle ammo given to me BUT it has green oxidization on it.. Can I simply clean off with steel wool?

  • Anywho, just learned from Kelly at Big A little a that Hardinge has a new book out called Verdigris Deep and it's been getting all kinds of cool reviews from the British Times here and here.

    Me Want. Me Want For My Country.

  • "Verdigris" feathers, copper wire, turquoise chips and sterling silver lever-back ear wires.

    Valentines, part the first

  • ‘Speaking of pictures,’ I said, ‘didn’t you once paint a scientist chap called Verdigris?’

    The Vesuvius Club

  • As I mentioned in my other piece, deep colors such as Verdigris and Prussian Blue were valued by the upper classes as a means of displaying their wealth - those lapis flakes didn't grow on trees, you know.

    Apartment Therapy Main

  • Burton's subject matter is eclectic and ranges from historical themes to very personal visions, such as the book titled "Verdigris," the name of the river near his birthplace in Kansas.

    Atlanticville

  • "Verdigris" Artists 'books are fun to open and amazingly complex to create.

    Atlanticville

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