From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Verdure \Ver"dure\, n. [F., fr. L. viridis green. See
   Green; greenness; freshness of vegetation; as, the verdure of
   the meadows in June.
   [1913 Webster]

         A wide expanse of living verdure, cultivated gardens,
         shady groves, fertile cornfields, flowed round it like
         a sea.                                   --Motley.
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