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Definition of burnt umber noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    burnt umber

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˌbɜːnt ˈʌmbə(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌbɜːrnt ˈʌmbər//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1a dark brown colour
  2. 2a dark brown pigment, used in art
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: burnt umber