from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Greenness of the gills of an oyster; the state of an oyster known as greening.
- noun A green-gilled oyster.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) An oyster which has the gills tinged with a green pigment, said to be due to an abnormal condition of the blood.
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- noun An
oysterwhich has the gills tingedwith a green pigment, said to be due to an abnormalcondition of the blood.
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green + gill
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