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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.

green

(grēn),
A color between blue and yellow in the spectrum. For individual green dyes, see specific names.
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

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  . ;.

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.
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The objective of this study was to estimate the association between residential greenness and the subsequent risk of developing depression in a cohort of U.S.
(11) Of interest to how we perceive greenness in wine, there is significant variation in sensitivity between individuals; for example, tasters report a 400-fold difference in IPMP thresholds for some white wines.
The findings indicated that the children with higher greenness around their homes had better scores in the attention tests.
At the same time, however, the author distances herself from the more politically fuelled ecocritical studies of the phenomenon of greenness, putting forward something that is "predominantly a literary history" (5).
Moreover, additional sides of the major roads are required to digitize again, for major roads are more than 10 m in width (see Figure 2) and because we compute a greenness score for each road segment within a 10 m buffered area.
The Dalakhani colt, owned by George Strawbridge, has shown signs of greenness in his two runs to date but appeared to be getting the hang of things last time out.
The greenness of Ireland is a false greenness, after all.
Marco Botti's inmate still showed signs of greenness on that occasion so hopefully there should be a bit more improvement to come as she learns more about the job.
"The greenness levels of Amazonian vegetation -- a measure of its health -- decreased dramatically over an area more than three and one-half times the size of Texas and did not recover to normal levels, even after the drought ended in late October 2010," Liang Xu, the study's lead author from Boston University, said in a statement.
When considering the "greenness" of your cooling tower selection, you should investigate several green facets that will impact the environment and your bottom line.
A NEW system to rate the " greenness" of buildings has been developed by experts and adopted by the Centre.