from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A note of U.S. currency.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any bill that is legal tender in the US (originally printed with green and black ink) issued by the Federal Reserve.
- n. The United States dollar.
- n. A unit of American currency issued during the Civil War by the Treasury Department.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of the legal tender notes of the United States; a note of paper currency of the United States; -- first issued in 1862, and having the devices on the back printed with green ink, to prevent alterations and counterfeits.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A legal-tender note of the United States: so called because the back is printed with green ink.
- n. The garfish, Belone vulgaris.
- n. The American golden plover or golden-back. Also called greenhead.
- n. A humming-bird of the genus Panoplites.
- n. A frog.
- n. Salmo stomias, the trout of the Arkansas river.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank)
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