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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse; A small horny callus on the inner surface of a horse's leg; Any of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn.

Usage examples (33)
  • A chestnut horse
  • In that case, fungus called chestnut blight brought in from Asia caused the devastation.
  • National Language - this old chestnut is being revived in certain sectors, with same old pros and cons.
  • The "we're descending into an ice age" chestnut is actually a great demonstration of how well science works. for more
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