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hazel

noun uk   /ˈheɪ.zəl/ us  

hazel noun (TREE)

[C] a small tree that produces nuts that can be eaten

hazel noun (COLOUR)

[U] a greenish-brown or yellowish-brown colour

hazel

adjective uk   /ˈheɪ.zəl/ us  
(especially of eyes) greenish-brown or yellowish-brown in colour
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