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Definition of sap green in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A vivid yellowish-green pigment made from buckthorn berries.
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  • The Mthembu used sap green, yellow, red, black, and turquoise (Fig.19, second from left).
  • Unmixed, sap green is a natural appearing yellow green, and it does not have to be adjusted by much to create pleasing landscape passages.

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