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1. (Science: zoology) a young deer; a buck or doe of the first year. See buck.

2. The young of an animal; a whelp. [The tigress] . . . Followeth . . . After her fawns. (Holland)

3. A fawn colour.

Origin: OF. Faon the young one of any beast, a fawn, f. Faon a fawn, for fedon, fr. L. Fetus. See foetus.

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Child and Parent Phenotype

... the wrong place! Is it possible for a mother with dark hair and dark brown eyes and olive skin to have a child with fair skin, light blue eyes and fawn colored hair? I noticed this interesting difference between the mother and daughter at a bookstore. Could the father be a blonde with blue eyes? ...

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by kokofan1
Wed Apr 01, 2009 7:52 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Child and Parent Phenotype
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A Monkey's Uncle

... valid points made by myself and other posters. your interpretation of reality is being scrutinised, if you thought people would come here and fawn over your idea without disecting it you were wrong. deal with it. - narrow-minded staircase?? its soo easy to take a personal swipe at people on ...

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by narrowstaircase
Sun Mar 18, 2007 11:46 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A Monkey's Uncle
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White Deer

... just white... albinos are different, there is no color pigment any where. (They have red eyes, pink noses, etc.) I do have a picture of an albino fawn, however, the site won't let me post it. She was found trying to cross a busy road in Bolivar, Texas. (After checking a map, I saw there was a ...

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by StoneWoman
Thu Mar 02, 2006 2:14 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: White Deer?
Replies: 8
Views: 6164

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