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dun

a coat color, generally a yellow varying from gray-yellow to light yellow, always with a brown stripe from the wither to the tail butt.
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Gray (and he informs me that he knows of a second case) from the ass and the hemionus; and this hybrid, though the ass seldom has stripes on its legs and the hemionus has none and has not even a shoulder-stripe, nevertheless had all four legs barred, and had three short shoulder-stripes, like those on the dun Welch pony, and even had some zebra-like stripes on the sides of its face.
In the horse we see this tendency strong whenever a dun tint appears--a tint which approaches to that of the general colouring of the other species of the genus.
I will follow thee to the ends of the earth, good master, and not a herd of dun deer in all the forest but shall know the sound of the twang of my bowstring.
The Battle of Duns took place in 1639 on Duns Law, just north of the attractive town.
Jafza has partnered with Dun & Bradstreet to generate and assign DUNS Numbers to all its members companies after validation of their data.
Dun's Business Locator (DBL) is a DCD-ROM directory product designed to locate companies and to link to other Dun & Bradstreet products.
Dun & Bradstreet information Services and Dow Jones Business Information Services have announced that D&B's Global Families is now available online to customers of the Dow Jones News/Retrieval service.