Green, as a heraldic tincture: [postpositive]: three piles vert
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- The soup uses haricots vert, or tiny French green beans (substitute regular-size green beans if you like).
- Add haricots vert and mix well and allow to cool.
- These are snap beans right here; we plant about an acre each week and there are eleven varieties, one of which is a baby haricot vert.
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Definition of vert in:
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Entry from British & World English dictionary
A vertical or very steeply sloping part of a ramp, used by skateboarders, snowboarders, skiers, etc. to perform jumps and other manoeuvres.
- I voiced this out to Jack as he surveyed the view that lay in front of him, the big concrete depressions and verts, all the while listening to me.
- Would you rather jump out of a helicopter into a vert ramp or film your video part wearing Corey Duffel's pants?
- An afternoon on a vert ramp will do that to you, especially if you don't let up.
1970s: abbreviation of vertical.
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