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green

 [grēn]
1. a color between yellow and blue, produced by energy with wavelengths between 490 and 570 nm.
2. a dye or stain with this color.
indocyanine green a dye used intravenously in determination of blood volume and flow, cardiac output, and hepatic function.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

green

(grēn),
A color between blue and yellow in the spectrum. For individual green dyes, see specific names.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Drug slang A regional term for inferior quality marijuana, PCP, or ketamine
Global village Environmentally ‘correct’
Quackery A colour in the pseudoscience of colour therapy which is said to be mentally and physically soothing and regarded by colour ‘therapists’ as the master healer; it is said to disinfect and rebuild tissues, reduce blood pressure, treat stress, fatigue, and cancer, and provide hope
Vox populi A colour wavelength in the interval from 560 to 490 nm with a frequency interval of 540 to 610 THz
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

PDR

Physicians Desk Reference A book published annually that lists all ± 2500 US therapeutics requiring a physician prescription
PDR 7 color-coded sections
White Manufacturers' index, containing the company addresses and list of products
Pink Product name index, an alphabetical listing of the drugs by brand name
Blue Product classification, where drugs are subdivided into therapeutic classes
Yellow Generic and chemical name index
Multicolored Photographs of the most commonly prescribed tablets and capsules
White Product information, a reprint of the manufacturers' product inserts and
Green Diagnostic product information, a list of manufacturers of diagnostic tests used in office practice and the hospital; Cf Over-the-counter drugs  . ;.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

green

The hue sensation evoked by stimulating the retina with rays of wavelength 490-560 nm and situated between blue and yellow. The complementary colour of green is a non-spectral colour situated in the red-purple region.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann
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In a new book to be published on Thursday, he says greengrocers - who often write the plural of potato as potato's - are aware enough of written English to realise that words ending in vowels cause problems with written plurals.
When Albert was nine his mother, Elizabeth, better known as Cassie, opened a greengrocers in Athol Street, on the corner of Athol Terrace.
Mellor, one of the local retailers, has very recently expressed an interest in one of the new units, as a greengrocer. If Mr Mellor had made his interest clear, even six months ago, it may have been possible to come to a different arrangement.
The manager of Joe Richards greengrocers in Walsgrave Road, Ball Hill, wrestled with the man, who was armed with a kitchen knife, after refusing to open the shop's safe.
This is illustrated only too clearly by the case of a Sunderland greengrocer who was taken to court for the crime of selling a bunch of bananas weighed in our own imperial pounds and ounces.
A WELL-KNOWN city musician and greengrocer has died from cancer at the age of 90.
During this time, she met greengrocer Ray Rossiter, from Maes-y-Coed, Pontypridd, who became her partner for 39 years.
But a new greengrocer has opened locally and I've become smitten with the owner.
Greengrocer Bob Hunter has a message for all shoppers who are being tempted by the big supermarkets: "Use your local shop, or lose it."
She thanked the Fox and Hounds pub, florists Blooms and Carnations, hair salon Zigis and greengrocer Apricot for donated raffle prizes.
Last June a survey conducted by the Harborne Society revealed that the High Street has 14 banks and building societies but only one butcher, 15 restaurants and cafes but only one greengrocer, a dozen estate agents but no hardware shop.
The most famous scene is when Coronation Street greengrocer Alf Roberts (Bryan Mosley) gets thrown off the top of the Gateshead multi-storey carpark