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  • adj. Of or pertaining to pigment.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to pigments; furnished with pigments.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to pigment; especially, secreting or containing pigment, as a cell or a tissue.


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  • When at last it shuts down its little still and creeps forth through the filmy veil, it is immature no longer, but a brilliant frog-hopper, sitting on the most conspicuous leaves, trusting by pigmental warning to advertise its inedibility, and watchful for a mate, so that the future may hold no dearth of Bubble Bugs.

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  • They can scream at Democrats for not destroying Harry Reid for his innocuous observations about Obama's pigmental advantage spoken in private company.

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