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Vandyke brown

n.
A moderate to grayish brown.

[After Sir Anthony Vandyke.]

Van·dyke′-brown′ adj.

Vandyke brown

n
1. (Colours)
a. a moderate brown colour
b. (as adjective): a Vandyke-brown suit.
2. (Elements & Compounds) any of various brown pigments, usually consisting of a mixture of ferric oxide and lampblack
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Noun1.Vandyke brown - a moderate brown colorVandyke brown - a moderate brown color    
brown, brownness - an orange of low brightness and saturation