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  • n. Alternative spelling of coloration.

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

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


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  • This is the original jabiru, whilst the other species are imitations, having the same head and neck colouration, which is the reason they were given the same name.

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  • The dolphin appears to be healthy and normal other than its colouration, which is quite beautiful.

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  • Firstly, I suspect that some of those sheep have been photoshoped so there are more sheep of non white colouration than there actually are.

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  • Secondly, parse as they might, they can't turn a scientific "trick" into guile, nor make a negative colouration stick to the phrase "hide the decline" when the CRU folks themselves have published papers on it.

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  • He wrote some great short stories in SF and fantasy and horror and there's scarcely a stinker among them, even when the SF elements feel tacked on or redundant or protective colouration for the fantastic.

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  • After all, disfiguration, of the physical and mental variety, are often byproducts of conflict and the greater the colouration the greater the sense of victory.

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  • As he was to do throughout the show, the pianist oscillated between the grand piano and Fender Rhodes, mostly playing the latter sparingly for soul, funk and blues-infusing colouration.

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  • You might think so look at the implied colouration but a writer can easily come unstuck trying to blend the two.

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  • Of course the structure and the colouration is yet different, and the light reflects in a different way than on real bone.

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  • I just love its little burgundy shaped leaves and its autumn colouration.

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