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stramineous

[ struh-min-ee-uhs ]
/ strəˈmɪn i əs /
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adjective

of or resembling straw.
straw-colored; yellowish.

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Origin of stramineous

1615–25; <Latin strāmineus of straw, equivalent to strāmin- (stem of strāmen straw; akin to stratum) + -eus-eous
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