olive

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Singular
olive

Plural
olives

  1. A tree, Olea europaea, that is grown in the Mediterranean for its fruit and the oil that comes from it.
  2. The small oval fruit of an olive tree; olives are eaten ripe (usually black) or unripe (usually green).
  3. The wood of the olive tree.
  4. A grayish green color, the color of an unripe olive.
    olive color:    

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Common colors (edit)

white - silver - grey - black - brown - red - orange - gold - yellow - olive - green - cyan - blue - indigo - violet - purple - magenta - pink