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Brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858); Robert Brown
  2. abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859); John Brown
  3. a university in Rhode Island; Brown University

brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. of a color similar to that of wood or earth; brownish; chocolate-brown; dark-brown
  2. (of skin) deeply suntanned; browned

brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an orange of low brightness and saturation; brownness

brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fry in a pan until it changes color
  2. make brown in color; embrown

Alaskan brown bear

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. brown bear of coastal Alaska and British Columbia; Kodiak bear; Kodiak; Ursus middendorffi; Ursus arctos middendorffi

Boston brown bread

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dark steamed bread made of cornmeal wheat and flour with molasses and soda and milk or water; brown bread

Brown Swiss

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large hardy brown breed of dairy cattle from Switzerland

Brown University

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a university in Rhode Island; Brown

Chinese brown sauce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sauce based on soy sauce; brown sauce

European brown bat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common brown bat of Europe; serotine; Eptesicus serotinus

Father Brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Catholic priest who was the hero of detective stories by G. K. Chesterton

John Brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859); Brown

Lyman Frank Brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States writer of children's books (1856-1919); Baum; Frank Baum

Robert Brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858); Brown

Vandyke brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a moderate brown color

big brown bat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. rather large North American brown bat; widely distributed; Eptesicus fuscus

brown Betty

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. baked pudding of apples and breadcrumbs

brown algae

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. algae having the chlorophyll masked by brown and yellow pigments
E.g.
  • Alginic acid, or alginate, is extracted from brown algae.
  • In brown algae, phlorotannins may be a constituent of the cell walls.
  • Halidrys siliquosa Halidrys siliquosa is a large marine brown algae.

brown ash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vigorous spreading North American tree having dark brown heavy wood; leaves turn gold in autumn; black ash; basket ash; hoop ash; Fraxinus nigra

brown bat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of numerous medium to small insectivorous bats found worldwide in caves and trees and buildings

brown bear

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large ferocious bear of Eurasia; bruin; Ursus arctos
E.g.
  • The brown bear is often described as nocturnal.
  • The brown bear can live an average of 25 years.
  • The polar bear is a recent offshoot of the brown bear.

brown bells

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. California herb with brownish-purple or greenish bell-shaped flowers; Fritillaria micrantha; Fritillaria parviflora

brown bent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common grass with slender stems and narrow leaves; velvet bent; velvet bent grass; Rhode Island bent; dog bent; Agrostis canina

brown bread

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dark steamed bread made of cornmeal wheat and flour with molasses and soda and milk or water; Boston brown bread
  2. bread made with whole wheat flour; dark bread; whole wheat bread; whole meal bread

brown bullhead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. freshwater catfish of eastern United States

brown butter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. clarified butter browned slowly and seasoned with vinegar or lemon juice and capers; beurre noisette

brown coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. intermediate between peat and bituminous coal; lignite; wood coal
E.g.
  • Until the mid-20th century brown coal was mined in the valley near Motnik.
  • That would also ensure war reparations to France (chiefly in the form of brown coal).
  • This brown coal open cast mine is required to feed the waste water into the surface water.

brown creeper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a common creeper in North America with a down-curved bill; American creeper; Certhia americana

brown cup

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of sclerotinia

brown hickory

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an American hickory tree having bitter nuts; pignut; pignut hickory; black hickory; Carya glabra

brown hyena

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of southern Africa; strand wolf; Hyaena brunnea

brown lacewing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small dark-colored lacewing fly; hemerobiid; hemerobiid fly

brown lemming

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of northwestern Canada and Alaska; Lemmus trimucronatus

brown oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large tree of Australasia; red beech; booyong; crow's foot; stave wood; silky elm; Heritiera trifoliolata; Terrietia trifoliolata

brown onion sauce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. brown sauce with sauteed chopped onions and parsley and dry white wine or vinegar; Lyonnaise sauce

brown pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large Australian tree with straight-grained yellow wood that turns brown on exposure; Rockingham podocarp; Podocarpus elatus

brown rat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common domestic rat; serious pest worldwide; Norway rat; Rattus norvegicus

brown rice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. unpolished rice retaining the yellowish-brown outer layer

brown root rot fungus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fungus causing brown root rot in plants of the pea and potato and cucumber families; Thielavia basicola

brown rot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of certain fungous diseases of plants characterized by browning and decay of tissues

brown rot gummosis

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. disease of citrus trees caused by the fungus Phytophthora citrophthora; gummosis

brown sauce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bouillon or beef stock thickened with butter and flour roux and variously seasoned with herbs or Worcestershire etc.; sauce Espagnole
  2. a sauce based on soy sauce; Chinese brown sauce

brown snail

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. serious garden pest having a brown shell with paler zigzag markings; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution; Helix aspersa

brown soft scale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pest on citrus trees; Coccus hesperidum

brown study

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a state of deep absorption or thoughtfulness

brown sugar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. unrefined or only partly refined sugar
E.g.
  • Jam is prepared by stewing the flesh with brown sugar and ginger.
  • These are usually black due to the brown sugar mixed in with the tapioca.
  • Madhavan hides brown sugar in Jeeva's pillows, leading to Jeeva's arrest.

brown thrasher

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common large songbird of eastern United States having reddish-brown plumage; brown thrush; Toxostoma rufums

brown thrush

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common large songbird of eastern United States having reddish-brown plumage; brown thrasher; Toxostoma rufums

brown trout

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. speckled trout of European rivers; introduced in North America; salmon trout; Salmo trutta
E.g.
  • Less commons species include burbot, grayling and brown trout.
  • The Otaki River also offers fishing of brown trout and white bait.
  • The owner, a Mr Alcock of Grasmere, then stocked it with brown trout.

caramel brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. having the color of caramel; of a moderate yellow-brown; caramel

caramel brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medium to dark tan color; yellowish brown; raw sienna; buff; caramel

deep brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medium brown to dark-brown color; chocolate; coffee; umber; burnt umber

grayish brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color; dun; greyish brown; fawn
E.g.
  • The hindwings are grayish brown, shining bluish violet.
  • Its fur is short and dense, with its color grayish brown.
  • The hindwings are pale grayish brown, shining bluish violet.

greyish brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color; dun; grayish brown; fawn
E.g.
  • The bark is greyish brown and vertically furrowed.
  • The greyish brown bark is smooth, fissured or scaly.
  • The upper surfaces of the hind feet are greyish brown.

light brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a brown that is light but unsaturated
E.g.
  • Its head's front vertex and scape are light brown.
  • Their skins are generally reported to be light brown.
  • Hens are completely light brown gold brindled.

little brown bat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the small common North American bat; widely distributed; little brown myotis; Myotis leucifugus

little brown myotis

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the small common North American bat; widely distributed; little brown bat; Myotis leucifugus

olive brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shade of brown tinged with green
E.g.
  • Thorax and abdomen olive brown and are stout and short.
  • Head broad, olive brown and covered with smooth scales.
  • Labial palps long, porrect and pale beige or pale olive brown.

reddish brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shade of brown with a tinge of red; sepia; burnt sienna; Venetian red; mahogany
E.g.
  • In colour it is reddish brown, purple or bleached.
  • The reddish brown bark is fissured or lenticellate.
  • The forewings are mostly ochre and reddish brown.

yellowish brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medium to dark tan color; raw sienna; buff; caramel; caramel brown
E.g.
  • Head, thorax, abdomen and wings are yellowish brown.
  • The hindwings are yellowish brown, shining bluish violet.
  • Elytra black and body yellowish brown.

dark brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The scales on the wings are narrow and dark brown.
  • Their eyes are dark brown with a grey outer-ring.
  • The male has green-glossed dark brown upperparts.

pale brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Anal appendages are pale brown, tipped with black.
  • Ventrally, it is uniformly pale gray or pale brown.
  • The pale brown bark becomes deeply fissured with age.

brown hair

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E.g.
  • Bobby is seventeen with brown hair and blue eyes.
  • She is 5'10" (1.78 m) tall and has brown hair and eyes.
  • She can be recognized by her long brown hair and dark blue eyes.

brown spots

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has cream-buff to pinkish gills with brown spots.
  • The animal is yellow with black or brown spots.
  • The flowers are yellow with dark brown spots and blotches.

brown above

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The tail is dark brown above and below.
  • The coloration is yellowish to greenish-gray or brown above and white to yellow below.
  • The coloration is grayish blue or brown above and whitish below, without fin markings.

brown scales

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are brown, spiny, and covered with glossy, dark brown scales.
  • The forewings are blackish brown, covered with dense reddish brown scales.
  • A ring is present on the central to lower part of the stem as a zone of dark brown scales.

brown or black

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Adults are predominantly dark brown or black in colour.
  • These are long white, brown or black cloaks trimmed in gold.
  • The fur is dark brown or black in color.

brown to black

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Pedicel dark brown and flagellum dark brown to black.
  • It is a dark reddish brown to black monoclinic mineral.
  • The stripes, spots, and blotches are deep brown to black.

blackish brown

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E.g.
  • Dorsal surface blackish brown to black.
  • Forewings fasciated with buff, apple green and blackish brown.

brown dwarf

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E.g.
  • A brown dwarf companion was detected in 2001.
  • It is a brown dwarf of magnitude 15.14 and spectral class M6.5V.
  • If classified as a brown dwarf, its spectral type would be L7±3.

brown bears

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wildlife includes brown bears and other wild animals.
  • The forests are home to brown bears and wolves.
  • Areas of the eastern Alps are still home to brown bears.

brown eyes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Michael has brown eyes and thick, dark hair and is tall.
  • These horses often have light brown eyes.
  • Both blue and brown eyes are seen.

darker brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The skin is slightly darker brown on the upper part of the body.
  • The head is grey with a darker brown forehead and a black muzzle.
  • Its body is darker brown in color.

brown in color

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The pupa is sclerotized and brown in color.
  • It has long, soft fur that is white or pale brown in color.
  • The integument is a dark brown in color.

brown color

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "R. appendiculatus" is long, and is a dark reddish-brown or brown color.
  • The stem surface is whitish, but will stain a light brown color if handled.
  • "Bronze" is a metallic brown color which resembles the actual alloy bronze.

brown in colour

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The heartwood is light to dark brown in colour.
  • The body is a dark purplish brown in colour.
  • The cap surface is smooth, and ochre to pale brown in colour.

golden brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The grass becomes orange, red, or golden brown at maturity.
  • Fry until just golden brown.
  • The coat is golden brown.

brown dwarfs

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E.g.
  • The object's mass is well within the range of deuterium-fusing brown dwarfs.
  • All the observational studies have so far failed to find evidence for brown dwarfs or gas giants.
  • However, this is disputed because it would make the planets become brown dwarfs to fit into the cooling models.

brown markings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thorax is yellowish with dark brown markings.
  • The centre lobe is linear to egg-shaped, wide with a few pale brown markings.
  • Some variants of this fish have mort distinct brown markings as opposed to yellow.

brown colour

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Part of this entailed repainting the exterior to a tan and brown colour.
  • The clay turns a red or brown colour when it is fired in an oxygen-rich oven.
  • The dorsal surface is a dull grey to brown colour, and can be blotched with dark brown.

chocolate brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The coloration is a deep chocolate brown.
  • "C. eisenmanae" has an average snout-to-vent length (SVL) of and is chocolate brown.
  • The bats have a dark chocolate brown body with paler underparts, and hairless, translucent wings.

brown or grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This stonefish is usually brown or grey, and it may have areas of yellow, orange or red.
  • Officials of Braavos, called keyholders and justiciars, wear drab coats of brown or grey.
  • They are mostly yellow in color, although parts of the abdomen and thorax are dark brown or grey.

grey brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The colour is dark grey brown or horny brown.
  • The hindwings pale grey brown.
  • They are dark grey brown.

brown and white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The labral teeth are reddish brown and white towards the columella.
  • Her coat is a rich satin red with black, brown and white tinges and a white chest.
  • Bo (the Irish for cow) is a brown and white calf who stays with Reuben, a friend of Emma.

brown plumage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Some rare rufous morph female has a black barred and reddish brown plumage.
  • In the range of overlap, only brown males of "F. hypoleuca" exist and are thought to have evolved the brown plumage to prevent hybridization.
  • Order: CharadriiformesFamily: Stercorariidae They are in general medium to large birds, typically with gray or brown plumage, often with white markings on the wings.

brown head

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The larva is creamy white with a brown head.
  • Larvae are large with a cream coloured body and brown head.
  • Female has brown head, antennae and legs.

grey or brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fur is thick and evenly colored, usually grey or brown.
  • The general colour is grey or brown with the cnidocyte area cream coloured.
  • Branchlets are thick, grey or brown and hairy, with easily visible leaf scars.

forewings are brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The forewings are brown, irrorated with purple reddish brown scales throughout in females and from the base to the antemedian line in males.

black or brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The animal is yellow with black or brown spots.
  • Most species are black or brown, a few are more colorful.
  • These goats have glossy, short hair in either black or brown.

brown spot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has a single lateral ovoid brown spot.
  • The specific name is derived from the Latin prefix "apici"- (meaning apex) and "maculatus" (meaning macula) and refers to the ovate, blackish brown spot near apex of forewing.
  • Due to its obviousness, the brown spot is not always marked (neither are the unmistakable and , at the left and right intersections, respectively, of the baulk line and the "Ds curve.

purplish brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Anterior and posterior segments pale purplish brown.
  • The pupa is greenish but speckled with purplish brown.
  • Its thoracic and posterior segments are purplish brown.

small brown

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E.g.
  • Both subspecies are small brown butterflies with a wingspan rage of 34–44 mm.
  • It often has ribs near the top, and the surface has small brown dots and points.
  • Pseudorthodes vecors Pseudorthodes vecors, the small brown Quaker, is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae.

red brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The colour is red brown becoming more grey with age.
  • Head and thorax are red brown, with a dark stripe on the vertex.
  • Head, thorax and abdomen red brown.

brown seeds

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E.g.
  • The reddish brown seeds are about 2 millimeters wide.
  • The brown seeds are under 2 millimeters wide.
  • The fruit is a winged capsule 2 or 3 centimeters long containing dark brown seeds.

dull brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is dull brown with creamy tufts of hairs at the sides.
  • Its forewings are dark, dull brown.
  • The involucre changes from greenish-white to dull brown as the fruit matures.

shades of brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The gleba consists of elongated loculi that are various shades of brown.
  • The color is generally cream to light fawn dorsally, with shades of brown.
  • The upper surface of the cap may be various shades of brown, and is sometimes zonate.
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