code brown


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code brown

n. a fecal accident. (Jocular word play based on a hospital’s PA announcements of various color codes.) Code brown on third floor east.
See also: brown, code
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Others that came out of the research include Code Brown to describe the need to change a nappy and Calpoholics, children who are given medicine so often to keep them quiet they become hooked.
For example, the colour code brown wouldn't mean that all people will be obliged to buy the exact same colour, they can always have their homes or buildings painted in different shades.
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After the code brown situation was cleared up, it was back to business.
But, if I didn't leave my post - well, let's just say that I did not want to experience a code brown in public.