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Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)

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abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)

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a university in Rhode Island

fry in a pan until it changes color

of a color similar to that of wood or earth

(of skin) deeply suntanned

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The floor about the opening in the shaft and the sides of the shaft were clotted thick with a dried, dark brown substance that the Englishman knew had once been blood.
With quick, nervous movements among his array of test-tubes, he turned a white solution to a wine color, and a light yellow solution to a dark brown.
Last night he was a frank, happy-looking man, with strong, youthful face, full of energy, and with dark brown hair.
Its dark brown curls were long and free; free as its genial face, its sparkling eye, its open hand, its cheery voice, its unconstrained demeanour, and its joyful air.
Quinine he had in tablets, and dark brown meat-lozenges - beef most probably, but that was not his business.
He was dressed in a dark brown suit and a black hat.
She was being presented to me now in the Bois de Boulogne at the early hour of the ultra-fashionable world (so I understood), on a light bay "bit of blood" attended on the off side by that Henry Allegre mounted on a dark brown powerful weight carrier; and on the other by one of Allegre's acquaintances (the man had no real friends), distinguished frequenters of that mysterious Pavilion.
Crossing the room to the left-hand window, a round stain, hardly visible on the dark brown carpet, seemed to interest him particularly.
Male FW short, rounded, dark brown to medium brown towards the internal border, covering metanotal gland area but not exceeding posterior margin of metanotum; apex pale yellow connected to a single vertical vein that divide external part of FW as a lateral field; internal margins touching each other.
Talia is described as being white, 5ft 7in, slim with very long, dark brown hair and very dark brown eyes.
e rst suspect is described short, with dark brown hair, and of a thin build.
Suspect 1: white male, aged mid 30s to 40 years old, 5ft 8ins tall, medium build, short dark brown hair, spoke with a northern accent.
The vehicle is based on the Ford Troller and features a snorkel, rugged plastic bumpers, an electric winch, a steel storage box, large off-road tyres fitted to an alloy rim finished in dark brown.
Dark brown anodized aluminum, bronze glass of 5 mm, with plate for top and bottom and aluminum; pins hidden, hinged.
He was clean shaven with a full head of short dark brown hair.