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- adjective Having the color of a faded leaf.
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- adjective Having the colour of a faded
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Brown comprises the hues called dun, hazel, auburn, feuillemort, mort d'ore, &c.; several of which have been already mentioned as allied to the tertiary colours.
It is pleasing to note in this list that not only the garments and stuffs, but the very colors named, have an antique sound; and we read in other inventories of such tints as philomot (feuillemort), gridolin
The fupematant liquor remained clear, with a tinge of feuillemort.