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[Middle English murrei, from Old French more, from Latin mōrum, mulberry, blackberry.]

mur′rey adj.
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(Colours) archaic Brit mulberry-coloured
[C14: from Old French moré, ultimately from Latin mōrum mulberry]
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(ˈmɜr i)

a dark purplish red color.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Middle French moré (adj. and n.), morée (n.) < Medieval Latin mōrātum, mōrāta, neuter and feminine of mōrātus= Latin mōr(um) mulberry + -ātus -ate1]
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He deserves praise for extracting a brilliant voice performance from a group of stellar actors, including Kingsley, Murrey, Elba, Lupita Nyong'o, Scarlett Johansson and Christopher Walken, and guiding young Sethi to deliver a convincing performance as Mowgli.
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