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

  • Green: chlorosis.
  • Chlorine: chloroform.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • Green in color.
  • Containing chlorine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A prefix denoting that chlorine is an ingredient in the substance named.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See chlor-.


From Greek khlōros, green; see ghel-2 in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek χλωρός (khlōros, "pale green") (Wiktionary)


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