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Pronunciation

Abbreviation

vert

  1. vertebrate
  2. vertical

Etymology 1

From Old (and modern) French vert ‘green’, from Latin viridis.

Noun

Singular
vert

Plural
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  1. (heraldry) A green colour, now only in heraldry; represented in engraving by diagonal parallel lines 45 degrees counter-clockwise.
  2. (archaic) Green undergrowth or other vegetation growing in a forest, as a potential cover for deer.
  3. (archaic) The right to fell trees or cut shrubs in a forest.
    • 1819: “I understand thee,” said the King, “and the Holy Clerk shall have a grant of vert and venison in my woods of Warncliffe.” — Walter Scott, Ivanhoe
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Adjective

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Positive
vert

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  1. (heraldry) In blazon, of the colour green.
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Etymology 2

Abbreviation of vertical.

Noun

Singular
vert

Plural
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  1. (colloquial) In sport, a type of bicycle stunt competition.
  2. A vertical surface used by skateboarders.

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French

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] viridis

Pronunciation

Noun

vert m.

  1. green

Adjective

vert m. (verts m, pl verte f, vertes f, pl)

  1. green

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Hungarian

Etymology

Past participle of ver.

Verb

vert

  1. beat

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