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Synonyms for purplish-brown

of brown tinged with purple


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5-12 mm, reflexed distally or revolute; outer tepal blades yellow, slightly panduriform, 15-20 x 10-12 mm, erect in proximal third, then revolute; outer tepal claws stained purplish-brown or pale-brown, cuneate, 6.
Each purplish-brown eye is made of about 6,000 tiny eyelets.
Purplish-brown flowers appear in June and last through September, with berries maturing over the summer months.
According to Neil Jackson, in his entertaining study of the genre in The Modern Steel House, it took seven years for Winter's little building to slowly acquire the coveted purplish-brown patina of worn-out boiler plating.
Overall coloration lemon yellow with dusky purplish-brown markings on anterior edge of propeltidium and ocular area (Fig.
Either of these will look striking fringed with a purplish-brown ophiopogon grass.
These purplish-brown pods persist until mid-January when they finally drop.
The skin is a rather ugly purplish-brown when ripe, and the fruit is found in clusters of four or so on small woodland trees.
One taste is enough to teach birds to avoid this purplish-brown caterpillar with the brown saddle smack in the center of its bright green back.
The okapi uses its tongue to grab leaves and to lick its purplish-brown fur clean.
The kidneys, a pair of purplish-brown organs, are located below the ribs toward the middle of the back.
A mutation that causes purplish-brown eyes goes by the name prune.
The wood is dark purplish-brown, with a fine grain and luster.