Adjective(1) having a frosted look from a powdery coating, as on plants
(1) Friedrich's ‘Landscape with a View of Mt Milleschauer’, possibly unfinished, is a desolate near-abstract without figures or even more than notional vegetation, in five dismal glaucous shades.(2) To contrast and complement this, Helleborus argutifolius with its glaucous grey-green leaves would make a good frontage.(3) It is a compact bush, with dark-coloured foliage, and produces small berries having a glaucous bloom.(4) Observations on glossy and glaucous plants show that the predators are more active, cover more of the plant surface, and fall less from the reduced EW Brassica and Pisurn.(5) With its prostate growth habit, the ground-hugging stems of this form are clothed in glaucous foliage.(6) Conversely, sorrow that was smothered in guilt tended to be a sort of glaucous hue.(7) While glaucous types had surfaces with dense networks of rods and filaments, the EW of glossy phenotypes had less dense vestures of filaments, rods, angular and irregular plates, polygons and globules.(8) Of numerous theories, the most accepted was that it was a hybrid between the hyacinth and glaucous macaws.(9) A distinctive identifying and ornamental characteristic of this species is the blue-white glaucous coating laid down on the young branches.(10) And, even if the eerily atmospheric music is a trifle intrusive, the design recreates the glaucous strangeness of the fjords.
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