tawny

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erect shrub having racemes of tawny yellow flowers; the dried leaves are used medicinally as a cathartic; sometimes placed in genus Cassia Alexandrian senna , Alexandria senna , Cassia acutifolia , Cassia augustifolia , Indian senna , Senna alexandrina , tinnevelly senna , true senna
silky-leaved aromatic perennial of dry northern parts of the northern hemisphere; has tawny florets Artemisia frigida , prairie sagewort , wormwood sage
relatively small compact tawny-brown heron with nocturnal habits and a booming cry; found in marshes bittern
fungus with large tawny caps and pale cinnamon gills and a red band of veil around the stalk; usually found near birch trees Cortinarius armillatus
edible fungus with a slimy viscid cap that is initially yellow but turns olive and then tawny; flesh is lavender Cortinarius atkinsonianus
fungus with a viscid wrinkled tawny cap; the stalk has a basal bulb that diminishes as the stalk elongates; the gills are dark violet at first but soon turn brown Cortinarius corrugatus
fleshy tawny or reddish saprophytic herb resembling the Indian pipe and growing in woodland humus of eastern North America; in some classifications placed in a separate genus Hypopitys false beachdrops , Monotropa hypopithys , pinesap
slender long-legged African wildcat having large untufted ears and tawny black-spotted coat Felis serval , serval
cushion-forming New Zealand herb having leaves densely covered with tawny hairs Haastia pulvinaris , sheep plant , vegetable sheep
tawny brown North American thrush noted for its song Hylocichla fuscescens , veery , Wilson's thrush
large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male king of beasts , lion , Panthera leo
tawny-colored African antelope inhabiting wet grassy plains; a threatened species Kobus leche , lechwe
large feline of African and Asian forests usually having a tawny coat with black spots leopard , Panthera pardus
large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes; endangered Panthera tigris , tiger
gilled fungus having yellow slimy caps with conspicuous tawny scales on the caps and stalks Pholiota squarrosa-adiposa
pale buff fungus with tawny scales Pholiota squarrosoides
showy often-cultivated plant with tawny yellow often purple-spotted flowers Sparaxis tricolor , wandflower
cat with a grey or tawny coat mottled with black tabby , tabby cat
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