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chestnut-coloured Line breaks: chestnut-coloured

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Definition of chestnut-coloured in English:


Of a deep reddish-brown colour: chestnut-coloured cattle
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  • Emilia was a beauty, with her classic features, her skin like porcelain, and her rich, chestnut-coloured curls.
  • Some neighbours said the chestnut-coloured dog was normally placid and might have been disturbed by fireworks being set off to mark New Year.
  • He caught a glimpse of a bright, chestnut-coloured tail with a dark band across it, and knew it was a bird he had never seen before.
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