Meaning of suntan

sun•tan

Pronunciation: (sun'tan"), [key]
— n., v., -tanned, -tan•ning.
—n.
  1. a browning or a brown color of the skin resulting from exposure to sunlight or a sunlamp; tan.
  2. Also calleda light to medium yellow-brown.
  3. Also calleda medium orange color.
—v.t., v.i.
  1. tan (defs. 2, 4).
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