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straw

noun

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straw

adjective

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of a pale yellow or yellowish brown color
  • the cheese maker told us that the best Parmesan cheeses are straw, not white, in color

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The first known use of straw was before the 12th century

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“Straw.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/straw. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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