from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a coarse, green glass, used in the manufacture of bottles.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cheap grade of glass, usually of a dull deep-green color, used for making common bottles, etc.
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The bottle glass was clear but had a bluish tinge because of impurities, and it contained the odd bubble, ripple, and tiny bit of stone.