Definition of ochraceous in English:

ochraceous

Pronunciation /əʊk(ə)ˈreɪʃəs/

adjective

  • 1rare Of the nature of or containing ochre; ochreous.

  • 2Of the colour of ochre; light brownish yellow.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Reinhold Forster (1729–1798). From classical Latin ōchra ochre + -aceous.