Definition of Deep brown
1. Noun. A medium brown to dark-brown color.
Generic synonyms: Brown, Brownness
Derivative terms: Umber
Lexicographical Neighbors of Deep Brown
Literary usage of Deep brown
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annual Report by Illinois Farmers' Institute (1916)
"29) has a black head, a deep brown thorax more or less marked with bright ... The fore wings are deep brown, with a violaceous luster and usually with a ..."
2. The Mosquitoes of North and Central America and the West Indies by Leland Ossian Howard, Harrison Gray Dyar, Frederick Knab (1917)
"Legs deep brown, the hind pair with the apical half of the third tarsal, ... Head deep brown, clothed in the middle with flat deep velvety-brown scales and ..."
3. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1892)
"A deep brown, clear syrup, with some deposit; of good odor. 384. ... A nearly clear, deep brown tincture, with small deposit, and of good odor. 391. ..."