[ adjective ] (color) of a color similar to that of wood or earth
Used in print(Organic Gardening and Farming,...)
His soil was `` nothing special '' , just prairie land , but he had harrowed in compost until it was loose , spongy and brown black .(J. W. C. Hagstrom et al., "Debilitating muscular...)
Macrophages laden with brown pigment were seen in some of the alveoli , and the intima of some of the small arteries was thickened by fibrous_tissue .
The liver weighed 2090 gm. , was brown in color , and the cut surface was mottled by irregular pale areas .
Some liver cord cells contained vacuolated cytoplasm , while others had small amounts of brown hemosiderin pigment .
The gallbladder contained about 40 cc. of green brown bile and 3 smooth , dark-green calculi measuring up_to 1 cm. in diameter .
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5
[ noun ] (color) an orange of low brightness and saturation
Used in print(Richard S. Prather, "The Bawdy Beautiful," Cavalier...)
Big and dark , a melting , golden brown .