Pronunciation: (bûrnt), [key]
a pt. and pp. of burn.
a. of or showing earth pigments that have been calcined and changed to a deeper and warmer color: burnt ocher.
b. of or showing colors having a deeper or grayer hue than is usually associated with them: burnt orange; burnt rose.
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