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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Something, especially a dye, pigment, ink, or paint, that colors or modifies the hue of something else.
  • adj. Of or being a subtractive primary color.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of colourant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A coloring matter.

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