russet: Word of the day for July 11, 2017

russet , adj :
Having a reddish-brown color. (archaic) Gray or ash-colored. (botany) Having a rough skin that is reddish-brown or greyish; russeted. Rustic, homespun, coarse, plain. The condition of leather when its treatment is complete, but it is not yet colored (stained) and polished.