Some articles on chestnut, base, coat, chestnut base coat, chestnuts:
... Chestnut is considered a "base color" in the discussion of equine coat color genetics ... Additional coat colors based on chestnut are often described in terms of their relationship to chestnut Palominos have a chestnut base coat color that is ... Palominos can be distinguished from chestnuts by the lack of true red tones in the coat even the palest chestnuts have slight red tints to their hair rather than gold ...
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“An aged man is but a paltry thing,
A tattered coat upon a stick,”
—William Butler Yeats (18651939)
“Shall we now
Contaminate our fingers with base bribes,
And sell the mighty space of our large honors
For so much trash as may be grasped thus?
I had rather be a dog and bay the moon
Than such a Roman.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)