Definition of glaucousCategorized under "General"
Definition as written by talinum:
Covered with a waxy bloom or whitish material that rubs off easily.
Definition as written by philomel:
1.In botany : covered with a waxy or powdery bloom
2.bluish-green or silvery bluish-green
derived from latin: glaucus
derived from greek: glaukos
Definition as written by poppysue:
Glaucous foliage of Papaver somniferum
Definition as written by Margiempv:
Having a whitish surface as if powered.
Definition as written by palmbob:
Same definition as above, but showing that bloom is often just as surface coating, as on many agaves and palms. Here Agave attenuata Nova, a blue agave, is actually just a green agave with a bloom making it look glaucous/blue.
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