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brunette

noun A woman with brown hair. The colour is provided by eumelanin with less amounts of phaeomelanin.
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Brunettes also tend to be pleasant and keen to fit in.
Yet the age-old cliches of the blonde bimbo, the hot-tempered red-head and the sophisticated brunette cannot seem to be shaken off by women.
While fan favourites for the role of Christian Grey fall obviously in the category of "actors with hot bodies", favourites for the role of Ana are obviously brunettes.
Hosted by Cleveland State University on Krenzler Field, the big game will feature two teams, divided to reflect the age-old rivalry between Blondes and Brunettes.
The National Archives just posted a 16-minute US Navy training film produced in 1966 on proper etiquette in dealing with brunettes, the New York Daily News reported.
British Colour Technician of the Year, Ken Picton, told WM "brunette is huge for spring, and with Alexa Chung becoming the new face of L'Oreal Professionnel's Inoa range at the same time as they launch a new range of brunettes you can bet this is one of the hottest shades you'll see.
Warm chestnuts, intense chocolates and true brunettes are the warmer looks for brunettes this season, whilst jaded blacks, velvet browns, iced coffee and earthy/ military browns are what's hot for those with a cooler skin tone.
She added: "Being blonde is more head-turning; brunettes have to work harder to grab attention.
SIX out of 10 men think brunettes make the best wives, a study has found.
You've heard it all before - blondes have more fun, brunettes are hard working and career orientated and red heads are known to be fiery and tempestuous.
Of over 1,000 women questioned, the vast majority (48%) felt that their favourite celebrity looked more down-to-earth and friendly; 45% felt brunettes appear more confident and in control of what they are doing; and 45% of blondes would consider changing their hair colour to brown to create a new sophisticated image for themselves
Even the greatest trepidations were counterbalanced by a fantastic discovery: Brunettes do have more fun.