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Definition of Green hand

Green hand Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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green hand
green hand, a novice. [colloq.]..
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Green hand Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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A green hand may refer to:
  • a term for an inexperienced crew member of a 19th-century whaler on his first voyage, and who would typically have the smallest "lay", or share, in the profits.
  • In J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth books, a family of hobbits.
  • a first-year Future Farmers of America (FFA) member.

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