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ochre

noun [U] mainly UK (US usually ocher) uk   /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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