chestnut-brown chestnut-brown

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of hair or feathers) of brown tinged with chestnut

Usage(s):

  • The Basenji is a smallish, chestnut-brown African dog, sturdy, compact and bony.

Quotes

  • "I still have this picture burned into my brain of these beautiful shiny chestnut-brown ants moving around getting their larvae to safety," Hölldobler says. "This whole colony disappearing like water into the ground was so impressive for...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Bert Hölldobler Source: Arizona State University

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