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English definition of “ochre”

ochre

noun [U] uk (US also ocher)   /ˈəʊ.kər/ us    /ˈoʊ.kɚ/
a yellowish-orange colour, or a substance obtained from the Earth that is used for giving this colour to paints
ochre
adjective uk   us  
having a yellowish-orange colour
(Definition of ochre from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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