chestnut-colored chestnut-colored

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having the brown color of chestnuts

Usage(s):

  • The horse of the year, chestnut-colored Busher, has none of the foibles common to fillies.

News

  1. Hue of barn swallow breast feathers can influence their health

    A new study shows the outward appearance of female barn swallows, specifically the hue of their chestnut-colored breast feathers, has an influence on their physiological health.
    on August 21, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. Hue of barn swallow breast feathers can influence their health, says study by CU-Boulder, Cornell

    ( University of Colorado at Boulder ) A new study conducted at the University of Colorado Boulder and involving Cornell University shows the outward appearance of female barn swallows, specifically the hue of their chestnut-colored breast feathers, has an influence on their physiological health.
    on August 21, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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