1A horse having a pale, cream-coloured coat, light blue eyes, and pink skin.
Now limited to horses that are homozygous for the particular gene (the Cream gene) which produces this colouring.
2Cremello colouring in a horse.
Of a horse: having a pale, cream-coloured coat, light blue eyes, and pink skin.
1940s; earliest use found in Ramon Adams (1889–1976). Origin uncertain. Perhaps from either Spanish crema or one of its Romance cognates + -ello.