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sable

sa·ble

sable

pronunciation:
seI bl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small mammal with very dark brown fur, a long body, and short legs. Sables live in Europe and Asia and are related to weasels.
definition 2: the fur of this mammal.
definition 3: a grayish brown or black color.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: having the color of a sable; very dark in color; black.
Her sable hair shone in the sunlight.
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