Also found in: Wikipedia.


A durable bluish-green pigment.

[From Latin viridis, green; see virid.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(Colours) a green pigment consisting of a hydrated form of chromic oxide
[C19: from Latin viridis green]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(vəˈrɪd i ən)

a long-lasting, bluish green pigment, consisting of a hydrated oxide of chromium.
[1880–85; < Latin]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
The Viridian Cannabis Deal Tracker is an information service that monitors capital raise and M&A activity in the legal cannabis industry.
Try an electrolyte-based drink such as Viridian Electrolyte Fix and Hi 5.
Viridian Weapon Technologies announced the Vernon Police Department in Texas, is the first law enforcement agency in the state to implement its FACT Duty Weapon-Mounted Camera (WMC).
At any rate, the Curve quickly carved out a niche in the marketplace and in 2017, Taurus and Viridian struck a partnership upgrading the laser and light designators with multi-mode features, enhanced battery life and a strobe option.
24 January 2019 - US-based financial planning, tax planning and preparation, and investment management services provider Viridian Advisors has merged with the Rieke Irwin Group, P.S.
Now, the SPECTRUM .380 Auto also comes with Viridian laser sights.
Securities and Exchange Commission, revised the Outlook on Viridian Group Investments Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to Negative from Stable and affirmed the IDR at 'B+'.
One option not mentioned is a product that I recently bought for my Springfield Armory XD Compact: a Viridian C5L light and laser.
Angela Walker has always been interested in health and wellbeing and was already a fan of Viridian's products.
Shooting Times received a shooting sample of the newest version of the little pistol, which comes from the factory with a Viridian laser already installed, and I put it through a thorough evaluation.
The developer paid $ 103 million, or just over $550 per square foot, for the 130-unit, six-story rental property known as the Viridian at 110 Green Street.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-January 29, 2016-Seattle Magazine recognizes Viridian Advisors as 5-star wealth managers