marron glacé

noun marron gla·cé \-ˌglæˈsā\

Definition of marron glacé

  1. :  a moderate brown that is lighter, stronger, and slightly yellower than bay, lighter and stronger than auburn, and redder, lighter, and stronger than chestnut brown —called also witchwood

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Origin and Etymology of marron glacé

French, literally, glazed Spanish chestnut

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capable of being understood in two ways

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