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Definitions of chestnut:
  • noun:   a dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse
  • noun:   a small horny callus on the inner surface of a horse's leg
  • noun:   edible nut of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
  • noun:   any of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn; yield a hard wood and edible nuts in a prickly bur
  • noun:   wood of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
  • adjective:   used of hair; of a golden brown to reddish brown color
    Example: "A chestnut horse"
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 20000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #2677)

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