Definition of Roan

  • (a.) Having a bay, chestnut, brown, or black color, with gray or white thickly interspersed; -- said of a horse.
  • (a.) Made of the leather called roan; as, roan binding.
  • (n.) The color of a roan horse; a roan color.
  • (n.) A roan horse.
  • (n.) A kind of leather used for slippers, bookbinding, etc., made from sheepskin, tanned with sumac and colored to imitate ungrained morocco.

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