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earth tone

n.
Any of various rich warm colors with tones of brown.

earth′ tone`


n.
any of various warm, muted colors ranging from neutral to deep brown. Also called earth color.
[1970–75]
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celebrates release of the Earth Tone Holographic Collection and continues to turn heads with a fantastic set of giveaway drawings.
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from classic four-ounce "earth tone" suede leather, the Mini Deluxe has an 8x3x12-inch main compartment, eight individual magazine pockets, outside accessory pocket, flat outside pocket, padded shoulder strap, one-piece wrap around web handles with leather handle wrap and heavy duty nylon zippers and sturdy metal hardware.
The new facility features clean lines, earth tone colors, and steel siding and roofing.
The vinyl resists warping and splintering; its UV-resistant surface resists fading; and it offers a color choice of earth tone, gray, or white.
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Earth tones naturally create festive warmth to your home.
In classic Zen fashion, poet/philosopher Richard Modiano as captured by Neil de la Pena's camera is clearly in the world but not of it--an effect achieved in part by the vibrant earth tones of his garb as contrasted with the white, ethereal hues of Beyond Baroque's interior.
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