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brown sugar

  

      n   sugar that is unrefined or only partially refined  
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brown  
      n  
1    any of various colours, such as those of wood or earth, produced by low intensity light in the wavelength range 620--585 nanometres  
2    a dye or pigment producing these colours  
3    brown cloth or clothing  
dressed in brown     
4    any of numerous mostly reddish-brown butterflies of the genera Maniola, Lasiommata, etc., such as M. jurtina (meadow brown): family Satyridae  
      adj  
5    of the colour brown  
6    (of bread) made from a flour that has not been bleached or bolted, such as wheatmeal or wholemeal flour  
7    deeply tanned or sunburnt  
      vb  
8    to make (esp. food as a result of cooking) brown or (esp. of food) to become brown  
     (Old English brun; related to Old Norse brunn, Old High German brun, Greek phrunos toad, Sanskrit babhru reddish-brown)  
  brownish, browny      adj  
  brownness      n  


Brown  
      n  
1    Sir Arthur Whitten ('wɪtən). 1886--1948, British aviator who with J. W. Alcock made the first flight across the Atlantic (1919)  
2    Ford Madox. 1821--93, British painter, associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. His paintings include The Last of England (1865) and Work (1865)  
3    George (Alfred), Lord George-Brown. 1914--85, British Labour politician; vice-chairman and deputy leader of the Labour party (1960--70); foreign secretary 1966--68  
4    George Mackay. 1921--96, Scottish poet, novelist, and short-story writer. His works, which include the novels Greenvoe (1972) and Magnus (1973), reflect the history and culture of Orkney  
5    (James) Gordon. born 1951, British Labour politician; Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1997  
6    Herbert Charles. born 1912, U.S. chemist, who worked on the compounds of boron. Nobel prize for chemistry 1979  
7    James. born 1928, U.S. soul singer and songwriter, noted for his dynamic stage performances and for his commitment to Black rights  
8    John. 1800--59, U.S. abolitionist leader, hanged after leading an unsuccessful rebellion of slaves at Harper's Ferry, Virginia  
9    Lancelot, called Capability Brown. 1716--83, British landscape gardener  
10    Michael (Stuart). born 1941, U.S. physician: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1985) for work on cholesterol  
11    Robert. 1773--1858, Scottish botanist who was the first to observe the Brownian movement in fluids  
brown algae  
      pl n   any algae of the phylum Phaeophyta, such as the wracks and kelps, which contain a brown pigment in addition to chlorophyll  
brown bear  
      n   a large ferocious brownish bear, Ursus arctos, inhabiting temperate forests of North America, Europe, and Asia  
   See also       grizzly bear       Kodiak bear  
brown coal  
      n      another name for       lignite  
brown creeper  
      n   a small bush bird, Finschia novaeseelandiae, of South Island, New Zealand,   (Also called)    bush canary  
brown dwarf  
      n   a type of celestial body midway in size between a large planet and a small star, thought to be one possible explanation of dark matter in the universe  
brown earth  
      n   an intrazonal soil of temperate humid regions typically developed under deciduous forest into a dark rich layer (mull): characteristic of much of southern and central England  
brown fat  
      n   tissue composed of a type of fat cell that dissipates as heat most of the energy released when food is oxidized; brown adipose tissue. It is present in hibernating animals and human babies and is thought to be important in adult weight control  
brown goods  
      pl n     (Marketing)   consumer goods such as televisions, radios, or videos  
   Compare       white goods       1  
brown lung disease  
      n      another name for       byssinosis  
brown-nose  
Taboo slang  
      vb  
1    to be abjectly subservient (to); curry favour (with)  
      n  
2    an abjectly subservient person; sycophant  
     (C20: from the notion that a subservient person kisses the backside of the person with whom he is currying favour)  
brown owl  
      n      another name for       tawny owl  
Brown Owl  
      n      a name (no longer in official use) for       Brownie Guider  
brown paper  
      n   a coarse unbleached paper used for wrapping  
brown rat  
      n   a common brownish rat, Rattus norvegicus: a serious pest in all parts of the world,   (Also called)    Norway rat  
brown rice  
      n   unpolished rice, in which the grains retain the outer yellowish-brown layer (bran)  
brown rot  
      n  
1    a disease of apples, peaches, etc., caused by fungi of the genus Sclerotinia and characterized by yellowish-brown masses of spores on the plant surface  
2    decay of timber caused by the action of fungi on the cellulose  
brown seaweed  
      n      another term for       brown algae  
Brown Shirt  
      n  
1    (in Nazi Germany) a storm trooper  
2    a member of any fascist party or group  
brown snake  
      n     (Austral)   any of various common venomous snakes of the genus Pseudonaja  
brown-state  
      adj   (of linen and lace fabrics) undyed  
brown study  
      n   a mood of deep absorption or thoughtfulness; reverie  
brown sugar  
      n   sugar that is unrefined or only partially refined  
brown-tail moth  
      n   a small brown-and-white European moth, Euproctis phaeorrhoea, naturalized in the eastern U.S. where it causes damage to shade trees: family Lymantriidae (or Liparidae)  
   See also       tussock moth  
brown trout  
      n   a common brownish variety of the trout Salmo trutta that occurs in the rivers of N Europe and has been successfully introduced in North America  
   Compare       sea trout       1  
march brown  
      n   an angler's name for the dun and spinner of various mayflies or an artificial fly imitating one of these  
olive brown  
      n  
a    a dull yellowish-brown to yellowish-green colour  
b    (as adj)  
an olive-brown coat     
seal brown  
      n  
a    a dark brown colour often with a yellowish or greyish tinge  
b    (as adj.)  
a seal-brown dress     
turkey brown  
      n   an angler's name for a species of mayfly, Paraleptophlebia submarginata  
Vandyke brown  
      n  
1   
a    a moderate brown colour  
b    (as adj)  
a Vandyke-brown suit     
2    any of various brown pigments, usually consisting of a mixture of ferric oxide and lampblack  
wall brown  
      n   any of three species of brown butterfly, esp. the common Lasiommata megera, that habitually sun themselves on rocks and walls  

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brown

  
1   
      adj   auburn, bay, brick, bronze, bronzed, browned, brunette, chestnut, chocolate, coffee, dark, donkey brown, dun, dusky, fuscous, ginger, hazel, rust, sunburnt, tan, tanned, tawny, toasted, umber  
2   
      vb   cook, fry, grill, sauté, seal, sear  


brown study     
absorption, abstractedness, abstraction, contemplation, meditation, musing, preoccupation, reflection, reverie, rumination  

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Brown, brown algae, brown bear, brown coal

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n.
chestnut candied in sugar syrup and glazed
From French. Plur. : "marrons glacés".
n.
sentence containing all letters of a given alphabet at least once.The canonical example in English is: 'The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog'.
A perfect pangram contains each letter of the alphabet just once and thus is far more difficult to come up with. The best seems to be: 'Mr. Jock, TV quiz PhD, bags few lynx'.
n.
the complete opposite of a sugar daddy, one who tries, but is broke and fronting.
[Slang] salty mama
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