blue-green


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Adj.1.blue-green - of a bluish shade of green
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
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The sprawling Martians were no longer to be seen, the mound of blue-green powder had risen to cover them from sight, and a fighting-machine, with its legs contracted, crumpled, and abbreviated, stood across the corner of the pit.
THE consulting-rooms of Dr Orion Hood, the eminent criminologist and specialist in certain moral disorders, lay along the sea-front at Scarborough, in a series of very large and well-lighted french windows, which showed the North Sea like one endless outer wall of blue-green marble.
In the dust and the steam the electric lights would shine like far-off twinkling stars--red and blue-green and purple stars, according to the color of the mist and the brew from which it came.
The Lural Az," I said, pointing toward its blue-green surface.
Happily the tropical suns had bleached the tapestries to a faded blue-green colour, and the mirror with its frame of shells, the work of the steward's love, when the time hung heavy in the southern seas, was quaint rather than ugly.
A piece of tapestry over a door also showed a blue-green world with a pale stag in it.
Behind the blue-green of the twin trees rose a dark-bluish brick Georgian pile, with a shell-shaped fan-light over its pillared door.
Below them, as they stood, the forest slid away in a sheet of blue-green for mile upon mile; below the forest was a village in its sprinkle of terraced fields and steep grazing-grounds.
The annual project to control blue-green algae in the Torrens Lake during summer begins today, with a release of fresh water from upstream storages.
Summary: Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Dec 15 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu while speaking at AP Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) workshop on Friday said that Amaravati will be developed as a blue-green city and it will be pollution as well as traffic free.
Summary: The white light initially appears like a small ray of light but grows larger and changes to a blue-green glow
State health authorities issued a warning Monday about toxic blue-green algae at Odell Lake, 75 miles southeast of Eugene off Highway 58 in the Cascade Range.