Definitions

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  • n. A pattern of coloration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Pattern of coloration.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In zoology, the pattern of coloration; the mode or style of coloring of an animal. Pictura differs from coloration in noting the disposition and effect of coloring, not the color itself.
  • n. The art of painting; style of painting.

Etymologies

Latin, a painting. (Wiktionary)

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