Definition of green-collar in English:

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green-collar

adjective

Denoting or relating to employment concerned with products and services designed to improve the quality of the environment: green-collar jobs
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  • President Obama has set aside more than $90 billion in the new stimulus bill to create what are being called green collar jobs.
  • We're going to find out what he says about green collar jobs.
  • There is also the chance to create tens of thousands of new green collar jobs.

Origin

On the pattern of white-collar and blue-collar.

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Syllabification: green-col·lar

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