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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun 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.
  • noun The art of painting; style of painting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) Pattern of coloration.

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  • noun zoology A pattern of coloration.

Etymologies

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Latin, a painting.

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