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Topic: ANIMALS

Date: 1600-1700
Origin: brinded 'brindled' (15-19 centuries), perhaps from a Scandinavian language

brindled

adjective
     
brin‧dled also brin‧dle
HBACC a brindled animal is brown and has marks or bands of another colour
brindle noun [uncountable and countable]
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