an industrial or commercial site that is idle or underused because of real or perceived environmental pollution.
a city in NW Texas.
Forest Life and Forest Trees: comprising winter camp-life among the loggers, and wild-wood adventure. John S. Springer
The Old Pike Thomas B. Searight
(modifier) denoting or located in an urban area that has previously been built on: Hampshire has many brownfield developments
A piece of industrial or commercial property that is abandoned or underused and often environmentally contaminated, especially one considered as a potential site for redevelopment. Compare greenfield.
electronic machines, as television sets, stereos, and audio or video recorders, that are often finished in brown. brown-color liquors, as whiskey, bourbon, and brandy. plural noun (marketing) consumer goods such as televisions, radios, or videos Compare white goods (sense 1) noun Usage Note
an artificial fly having a peacock herl body, golden tag and tail, and brown hackle.
a brown discoloration of the flesh of stored apples, resulting from high concentrations of carbon dioxide.
a hyena, Hyaena brunnea, of southern Africa, having a blackish-gray coat: its dwindling population is now protected.