Definitions

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

  • n. Arrangement of colors.
  • n. The sum of the beliefs or principles of a person, group, or institution.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act or art of coloring; the state of being colored.
  • n. A musical term denoting:

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or art of coloring; the state of being colored.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The art or practice of coloring, or the state of being colored; a coloring.
  • n. Specifically, the special character or appearance of the colors and colored marks on a surface; an arrangement of colors.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the timbre of a musical sound
  • n. appearance with regard to color
  • n. choice and use of colors (as by an artist)

Etymologies

From the Latin, coloratio. (Wiktionary)

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