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Related / Similar Words: Brown University, Brown, brownness, John Brown, Robert Brown, brownish, dark-brown

 

Definition:
  • a university in Rhode Island;
  • an orange of low brightness and saturation;
  • abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper''s Ferry, Virginia (1800-1858);
  • Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858);
  • fry in a pan until it changes color; "brown the meat in the pan";
  • of a color similar to that of wood or earth;

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    Hyponyms: Vandyke brown, chocolate, coffee, deep brown, umber, burnt umber, light brown, reddish brown, sepia, burnt sienna, Venetian red, yellowish brown, raw sienna, buff, caramel, caramel brown, puce, olive brown, taupe

     

    Part Meronyms: Rhode Island, Little Rhody, Ocean State, RI

     

    Member Meronyms: Ivy League

     

    Derivational Morphology: brownness

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: smeđa   Breton: brun  
    Catalan: marró   Chinese: 咖啡色  
    Danish: brun   Dutch: bruin  
    Esperanto: bruna   Estonian: pruun  
    Finnish: ruskea   French: brun and marron  
    Frisian: brún   German: braun  
    Greek: καστανό and καστανός   Hebrew: חום  
    Hungarian: barna   Indonesian: coklat  
    Irish: donn   Japanese: 茶色 and 茶色い  
    Kurdish: çakar   Lithuanian: rudas  
    Malayalam: തവിട്ട്   Novial: bruni  
    Polish: brąz and brązowy   Portuguese: castanho  
    Romanian: maro   Russian: коричневый  
    Slovak: hnedá   Slovene: rjav and rjava  
    Spanish: marrón   Swedish: brun  
    Turkish: kahverengi   Vietnamese: (màu and màu  
     
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