yellowish brown


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Noun1.yellowish brown - a medium to dark tan coloryellowish brown - a medium to dark tan color    
brown, brownness - an orange of low brightness and saturation
snuff-color, snuff-colour - dark yellowish brown
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Pontellier's eyes were quick and bright; they were a yellowish brown, about the color of her hair.
Pat is dead," said the Story Girl hopelessly, as we returned one evening from a bootless quest to Andrew Cowan's where a strange gray cat had been reported--a cat which turned out to be a yellowish brown nondescript, with no tail to speak of.
While crossing, I saw numerous whales belonging to the three kinds peculiar to the southern seas; the whale, or the English "right whale," which has no dorsal fin; the "humpback," with reeved chest and large, whitish fins, which, in spite of its name, do not form wings; and the fin-back, of a yellowish brown, the liveliest of all the cetacea.
He was dressed in an awkward suit of yellowish brown.
It was a yellowish brown and seemed coated with a rough and half-dry mucus.
It is typically a bright pink to red when first cut, but this ages to a copper-like reddish brown or a yellowish brown.
Legs black, rarely parts of tarsi yellow to yellowish brown and base of tibia yellow; mesonotum black or brown; surstylus and postgonites not as above 8 8.
Urediniospores subglobose or ovoid, yellowish brown, 12-18 x 16-26 um; wall densely echinulate, germ pores 2-4,scattered.
Pedipalp pale yellow except yellowish brown tarsus with fine hairs and long spines, tarsus single clawed.
Anterior two pairs of legs yellow, with coxa, trochanter and base of femur whitish; hind legs yellowish brown, with base of coxa and femur weakly whitish; hind tarsus yellow (Figure 21).
Yellowish brown shaded with gray on a transversal band along hind margin; ventrally paler except for blackish prementum.