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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having indistinct spots, paler at the margins.
  • adj. Spotted, as if from abrasions of the surface.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having indistinct spots, paler at their margins.
  • adj. Spotted, as if from abrasions of the surface.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having spots formed by the abrasion of the surface: said of a plant.
  • In entomology, marked with lituræ or indeterminate spots growing paler at one end.

Etymologies

Latin lituratus, past participle of liturare to erase, from litura a blur. (Wiktionary)

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