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- n. The quality or state of being viridescent.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Quality or state of being viridescent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or property of being viridescent or greenish.
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DJBC – Build My Life (from Let it Beast) message from viridescence
I would lie under them and my eyes would rise buoyed up and surfeited in immense rustling viridescence.
Where but a few moments before had been men were only grotesque heaps, swiftly melting, swiftly rounding into the the semblance of the mounds that lay behind us — and already beginning to take on their gleam of ancient viridescence!
Where but a few moments before had been men were only grotesque heaps, swiftly melting, swiftly rounding into the semblance of the mounds that lay behind us -- and already beginning to take on their gleam of ancient viridescence!
It contests every inch of space with man, and, aided by incessant heat and moisture, constantly wrests from him his conquests and buries them in a fury of viridescence.
And high above all this, overlooking streets too steep for any vehicle, slope the red walls of the mouldering fort, patched with the viridescence of ruin.
This viridescence is caused by the single-celled alga Oophilia amblystomatis.