Brown Brown, n. A dark color inclining to red or yellow, resulting from the mixture of red and black, or of red, black, and yellow; a tawny, dusky hue. [1913 Webster]

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  • Brown — bezeichnet: einen englischen Familiennamen, siehe Brown (Familienname) das englische Wort für die Farbe Braun Brown v. Board of Education, ein Grundsatzurteil des obersten Gerichtshofes der USA zum Thema Rassentrennung (1643) Brown, einen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Brown — (broun), a. [Compar. {Browner}; superl. {Brownest}.] [OE. brun, broun, AS. br?n; akin to D. bruin, OHG. br?n, Icel. br?nn, Sw. brun, Dan. bruun, G. braun, Lith. brunas, Skr. babhru. [root]93, 253. Cf. {Bruin}, {Beaver}, {Burnish}, {Brunette}.] Of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brown —   [braʊn],    1) Alexander Crum, britischer Chemiker, * Edinburgh 26. 3. 1838, ✝ ebenda 28. 10. 1922; benutzte seit 1861 Strukturformeln mit Valenzstrichen, untersuchte die Isomerie chemische Verbindungen sowie die räumliche Anordnung von Atomen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Brown — Brown, Capability (1716 83) a British garden designer, who planned many large and famous gardens in castles and large country houses in England Brown 2 Brown, Charlie trademark a character from the US ↑cartoon strip called ↑peanuts by Charles… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • brown — brown; brown·ette; brown·ian; brown·ie; brown·ish; brown·ism; brown·ist; brown·ly; brown·mil·ler·ite; brown·ness; em·brown; brown·field; brown·ing; brown·is·tic; …   English syllables

  • Brown — Brown, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Browned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Browning}.] 1. To make brown or dusky. [1913 Webster] A trembling twilight o er welkin moves, Browns the dim void and darkens deep the groves. Barlow. [1913 Webster] 2. To make brown by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brown — [broun] adj. [ME broun < OE brun < IE base * bhrou no < * bher , brown: see BEAR2] 1. having the color of chocolate or coffee, a combination of red, black, and yellow 2. having a naturally dark or tanned skin; dark skinned n. 1. brown… …   English World dictionary

  • Brown — Brown, v. i. To become brown. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brown — (James) (né en 1933) musicien et chanteur américain, créateur du funk v. 1970. Brown (John) (1800 1859) abolitionniste américain. Sa pendaison contribua au déclenchement de la guerre de Sécession (1861). Brown (Robert) (1773 1858) botaniste… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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