Definition of Greening in English:

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Greening

Pronunciation: /ˈɡrēniNG/

noun

An apple of a variety that is green when ripe.

Origin

Early 17th century (originally denoting a kind of pear): probably from Middle Dutch groeninc, a kind of apple, from groen 'green'.

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Syllabification: Green·ing

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