brownish-grey


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Related to brownish-grey: grayish brown
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Adj.1.brownish-grey - of grey tinged with brown
achromatic, neutral - having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
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Head covered with yellow pruinosity, except upper two-thirds of facial ridge yellowish-grey pruinose; ocellar seta short but well differentiated from ocellar triangle setulae; scutellar dorsum moderate grey to light brownish-grey pruinosity when viewed from certain angles; calypters yellow with faint yellow pruinosity; abdomen in posterodorsal view reddish-brown except most of syntergite 1+2 and middle of tergites 3 and 4 dark brown.
The soil in Azerbaijan is mainly sierozem (brownish-grey soil) - the balance of nutrition elements is relatively low in them and the microbiological processes are very weak.
After surgical excision, macroscopic examination revealed a brownish-grey, multinodular, apparently circumscribed dermo-hypodermal mass, without haemorrhage or necrotic areas.
An array of brownish-grey flatlands just beyond the golden dunes, the gravel lands look well within reach, but with winds acting up, Kollar is forced to steer the balloon using two short ropes.
While Dyster went to Washington DC to advocate for the "green" company, neighbors complain about the brownish-grey, dusty smoke emitting from their smokestack.
Gemsbok are light brownish-grey to tan in colour, with lighter patches toward the bottom rear of the rump, with long, black tails.
The tooth of Karksiodus mirus Ivanov & Marss was found in the layer of brownish-grey, weakly cemented, fine- to medium-grained, cross-bedded sandstones, 1.5 m above the marls and sandstones boundary.
Questions posed to junior teams included: 'Nippon is the indigenous name of which Asian country?' and, 'Which French boy, by the age of twenty, had devised a reading system for the blind while on a scholarship to learn music?' Seniors cracked answers to questions, such as 'Which apparel brand owned by Adidas gets its name from a small South African antelope with a woolly brownish-grey coat, a long slender neck, and short straight horns?' 'By which British monarch's name does the world know the water fall on Zambezi River in southern Africa called 'Mosi-oa-Tunya' by the native people?' The prelims will be held at Pakistan School Muscat at 10 pm today.
This is not how we would see Mercury, which would look like a dull, brownish-grey globe to our eyes.
Scutum brownish-grey dusted with 3 distinct wide and black stripes, stripes faintly indistinct and prescutellar area brownish in dorsal view, scutum nearly subglossy black with indistinct stripes in posterior view.
The resulting brownish-grey coloured crystals formed was filtered and dried over a silica gel in a dessicator.
The Lake Wombah transition zone contained clay subsoil, but in this case it was light brownish-grey fine sandy clay, and bedrock was encountered at 0.85 m.