Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A brownish-red coloring-matter present in chocolate, probably derived from the oxidation of tannin.

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Examples

  • Six-foot-two inches of fineness stood before me, his shiny black curls ruffled, pretty cocoa-red skin flushed, and bushy eyebrows furrowed in concentration.

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  • She was hugged up with a little boy, all cocoa-red skin and black, shiny curls.

    THE EXORSISTAH

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