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au·burn / ˈôbərn/ • adj. (chiefly of a person's hair) of a reddish-brown color. • n. a reddish-brown color.

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auburn (orig.) yellowish-white, (now) golden-brown. XV. — OF. alborne, auborne :- medL. alburnus, f. L. albus white.

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