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stramineous

[struh-min-ee-uh s] /strəˈmɪn i əs/
adjective
1.
of or resembling straw.
2.
straw-colored; yellowish.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; < Latin strāmineus of straw, equivalent to strāmin- (stem of strāmen straw; akin to stratum) + -eus -eous
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