Definition of olive-skinned in English:

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(Of a person) having yellowish-brown skin: an olive-skinned Italian goddess
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  • White westerners stick out like sore thumbs alongside the olive-skinned inhabitants of Cambodia.
  • He had a handsome face, olive-skinned with some sort of Hispanic heritage.
  • Kate is a stunning olive-skinned brunette, now in Grade 11 at a Toronto alternative school.

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