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Any of several varieties of green-skinned apples, especially the Rhode Island Greening.
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(Environmental Science) the process of making or becoming more aware of environmental considerations
[C20: from green (sense 13)]
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1. any apple whose skin is green when ripe.
2. a restoration of youthful freshness and vigor.
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|Noun||1.||greening - the phenomenon of vitality and freshness being restored; "the annual rejuvenation of the landscape"|
organic phenomenon - (biology) a natural phenomenon involving living plants and animals
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greening[ˈgriːnɪŋ] n (= increase in environmental awareness) [person, organization] → prise f de conscience écologique
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