any of several green earths or clays containing iron silicates, used as a green pigment by artists
Origin of terre-verteFrench from terre ( from Classical Latin terra, Terra) + verte, green (see vert)
An olive-green pigment commonly made from glauconite, used by artists.
Origin of terre-verteFrench terre earth ( from Latin terra ; see ters- in Indo-European roots.) verte feminine of vert green ( from Old French verd ; see verdant . )