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  • n. Plural form of greenness.

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Examples

  • A screen gave views of Hawaii, heights, greennesses, incredible colors on the sea.

    Inconstant Star

  • From their feet green lawns run away down to hide their greennesses in shadow of wall which about the Compound encircles.

    Seven Maids of Far Cathay

  • Lest by some future D'Israeli this be written down among the traditional greennesses of learned men, let me say that he was our _pis-aller_, -- we finding ourselves within two hours of the Stockton boat, with nobody to help pack our mules or care for them and the horses.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 13, No. 80, June, 1864

  • Weatherbeaten, brick-and-timber cottages frame it: the Bell Inn, with its beams like letters of a big black alphabet, hangs out its gold bell; beyond, the road slopes to dim country greennesses and the hill of the downs.

    Highways and Byways in Surrey

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