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Definition: Methyl green
1. The color of growing plants; the color of the solar
spectrum intermediate between the yellow and the blue.
2. A grassy plain or plat; a piece of ground covered with
verdant herbage; as, the village green.
O'er the smooth enameled green. --Milton.
3. Fresh leaves or branches of trees or other plants;
wreaths; -- usually in the plural.
In that soft season when descending showers
Call forth the greens, and wake the rising flowers.
4. pl. Leaves and stems of young plants, as spinach, beets,
etc., which in their green state are boiled for food.
5. Any substance or pigment of a green color.
(Chem.), an alkali salt of a sulphonic acid
derivative of a complex aniline dye, resembling emerald
green; -- called also Helvetia green
. (Chem.) See under Berlin
(Chem.), a complex aniline dye, resembling
emerald green in composition.
, an oxychloride of copper.
. See under Chrome
(a) A complex basic derivative of aniline produced as a
metallic, green crystalline substance, and used for
dyeing silk, wool, and mordanted vegetable fiber a
brilliant green; -- called also aldehyde green
, malachite green
, Victoria green
, etc. It is usually found as a double
chloride, with zinc chloride, or as an oxalate.
(b) See Paris green
(Chem.) a green pigment employed by the
French artist, Adrian Gusgnet, and consisting essentially
of a basic hydrate of chromium.
(Chem.), an artificial rosaniline dyestuff,
obtained as a green substance having a brilliant yellow
luster; -- called also light-green
. See under Mineral
. See Green earth
, under Green
(Chem.), a poisonous green powder, consisting
of a mixture of several double salts of the acetate and
arsenite of copper. It has found very extensive use as a
pigment for wall paper, artificial flowers, etc., but
particularly as an exterminator of insects, as the potato
bug; -- called also Schweinfurth green
, imperial green
, Vienna green
, emerald qreen
, and mitis green
(Chem.), a green pigment, consisting
essentially of a hydrous arsenite of copper; -- called
also Swedish green
. It may enter into various pigments
called parrot green
, pickel green
, Brunswick green
, or emerald green
, n. [See Methylene
A univalent hydrocarbon radical, CH3-
, not existing alone
but regarded as an essential residue of methane, and
appearing as a component part of many derivatives; as, methyl
alcohol, methyl ether, methyl amine, etc. [Formerly written
(Chem.), a light, volatile, inflammable
, obtained by the distillation of wood,
and hence called wood alcohol
or wood spirit
tecnically referred to as methanol
; -- called also
(Chem.), a colorless, inflammable, alkaline
, having an ammoniacal, fishy odor. It is
produced artificially, and also occurs naturally in
herring brine and other fishy products. It is regarded as
ammonia in which a third of its hydrogen is replaced by
methyl, and is a type of the class of substituted
(Chem.), a light, volatile ether CH3.O.CH3
obtained by the etherification of methyl alcohol; --
called also methyl oxide
or dimethyl ether
. (Chem.) See under Green
. (Chem.) See Helianthin
(Chem.), an artificial dye, consisting of
certain methyl halogen derivatives of rosaniline.