from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Greenness.
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- n. any of numerous orchids of the genus Pterostylis having leaves in a basal rosette and green flowers often striped purple or brown or red with the dorsal sepal incurved to form a hood
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After all, the rate of global warming exceeded our snail’s pace conversion to greenhood.