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Healthy colour in Istanbul (3)


I believe the answer is:


'healthy colour' is the definition.

'in istanbul' is the wordplay.
'in' indicates a hidden word.
'TAN' is hidden within 'istanbul'.

(Other definitions for tan that I've seen before include "Brown colour acquired from sun" , "Yellowish-brown colour" , "function" , "Make black and blue" , "Acquire a sunburn" .)

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