HyperDic: colouration

English > 3 senses of the word colouration:
NOUNattributecolouration, color, colour, colorationthe timbre of a musical sound
attributecolouration, colorationappearance with regard to color
actcolouration, colorationchoice and use of colors / colors (as by an artist)
English > colouration: 3 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe timbre of a musical sound.
Synonymscolor, colour, coloration
Broadertimbre, timber, quality, tone(music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound)
English > colouration: 3 senses > noun 2, attribute
Meaningappearance with regard to color.
Narrowerdepigmentationabsence or loss of pigmentation (or less than normal pigmentation) in the skin or hair
hair coloringcoloring of the hair
pigmentationcoloration of living tissues by pigment
protective colorationcoloration making an organism less visible or attractive to predators
Broadercolor, colour, coloring, colouringA visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect
English > colouration: 3 senses > noun 3, act
Meaningchoice and use of colors / colors (as by an artist).
Broaderchoice, selection, option, pickThe act of choosing or selecting

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