What does coloration mean?

Definitions for coloration
ˌkʌl əˈreɪ ʃəncol·oration

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. color, colour, coloration, colouration(noun)

    the timbre of a musical sound

    "the recording fails to capture the true color of the original music"

  2. coloration, colouration(noun)

    appearance with regard to color

    "her healthy coloration"

  3. coloration, colouration(noun)

    choice and use of colors (as by an artist)


  1. coloration(Noun)

    The act or art of coloring; the state of being colored.

  2. coloration(Noun)

    A musical term denoting:

  3. Origin: From the , coloratio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coloration(noun)

    the act or art of coloring; the state of being colored

How to pronounce coloration?

  1. Alex
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How to say coloration in sign language?

  1. coloration


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coloration in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coloration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of coloration in a Sentence

  1. Derek Lee:

    Her chances of surviving to adulthood are good but adult giraffes are regularly poached for bush meat, and her coloration might make her a target.

  2. Sean Graham:

    This one has really spectacular coloration... it's got that reticulated, chain-like pattern all over its back and sides, when I saw one for the first time I was kind of freaking out because it was so unusual looking when compared to other sirens.

Images & Illustrations of coloration

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