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Adj.1.dark-coated - covered with dark hair
haired, hairy, hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"
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When the mice first colonized the region, the dark-coated mice stood out starkly against the light-colored, sandy soil, making them easy prey for predators.
The feistiest of the dark-coated cows lock horns in homespun competitions in idyllic meadows.
Analyzing the ups and downs of colors shows that dark-coated sheep are becoming less common.