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brin·dle

(brin'dl),
A hair coat color in which there is a uniform mixture of gray or tawny hairs with others of white or black; a composite color. Usually results in a black tiger stripe pattern on tan background; governed by the e allele at the extension locus.
[diminutive of O.E. brinded]

brindle

a pattern of coat pigmentation in which darker hairs form bands on a lighter background. A common coat color in Great Danes and Boston terriers.
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At his home Brindle stored videos, stills from the footage and photographs of his exploits years earlier.
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Brindle Products was a client of Gage's former CPA firm, Baden, Gage & Schroeder, also of Fort Wayne.
Brindle said promote humane treatment of animals and show children what the animals' life in the wild should be like.
Brindle "was very successful before, so we sought him out and backed him in the formation of Lancashire," Cooper said.
This format makes the story compelling and easily comprehensible, but in the process, Brindle begins to see his subject in the context of the projects rather than of the time and, irritatingly, finds it surprising that 'while furiously busy with the design of his railways he should have found time to think about a completely different subject [ship design]'.
Cliff and his group have deep roots in the Ketchikan community and decades of experience in the fish-processing industry," said Brindle.
Brindle, until finally one day she reads a self-help book by Edward Gluck (the last name portentously means "happiness" in German).
The Caterpillar That Came to Church, Hooker, Brindle & Lademan (Our Sunday Visitor) 3.
PAUL BRINDLE believes a long, winning run can sweep Brora Rangers to three titles in a row - with the champions now back to their formidable best.
Ryan Green fired the visitors in front after just four minutes but Stephen MacKenzie, Blair Lawrie, Paul Brindle and Gordy Morrison gave the Lilywhites an unassailable lead at the break.
Chaos, Scruff, Trinity and Brindle have all been vainly searching for a loving home for more than a year.