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foxed

[fokst] /fɒkst/
adjective
1.
deceived; tricked.
2.
stained or spotted a yellowish brown, as by age:
a dog-eared and foxed volume of poetry.
3.
(of museum specimens of birds and mammals) having melanin pigments that have oxidized with age to a reddish-brown color.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; fox + -ed2
Related forms
unfoxed, adjective
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