adust

Definitions of adust
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adj dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight

“a vast desert all adust
Synonyms:
baked, parched, scorched, sunbaked
dry
free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet

adj burned brown by the sun

“"of an adust complexion"- Sir Walter Scott”
Synonyms:
brunet, brunette
marked by dark or relatively dark pigmentation of hair or skin or eyes

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