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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 rus·set /ˈrʌsət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rus·set a.
 1. Of a reddish brown color, or (by some called) a red gray; of the color composed of blue, red, and yellow in equal strength, but unequal proportions, namely, two parts of red to one each of blue and yellow; also, of a yellowish brown color.
    The morn, in russet mantle clad.   --Shak.
    Our summer such a russet livery wears.   --Dryden.
 2. Coarse; homespun; rustic. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rus·set, n.
 1. A russet color; a pigment of a russet color.
 2. Cloth or clothing of a russet color.
 3. A country dress; -- so called because often of a russet color.
 4. An apple, or a pear, of a russet color; as, the English russet, and the Roxbury russet.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : brown with a reddish tinge
      n : a reddish brown homespun fabric