ab·​raum | \ ˈäˌprau̇m\
plural -s

Definition of abraum

: a red ocher used to darken mahogany

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First Known Use of abraum

circa 1753, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for abraum

probably altered from abron, abrown, variants (in 16th to 17th centuries) of auburn

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