Meaning of COLORATION in English

COLORATION

noun

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

As far as Poulton was concerned, the fact that many animals possessed protective coloration proved the effectiveness of natural selection.

But some edible insects mimic the bright coloration to throw off their enemies.

Echeverias are softer in form, many having good flowers and subtle leaf coloration .

Even if you shed your red suspenders and adopted protective coloration , you were easily identifiable as a trainee.

Given strong light, the plant will grow stronger, with deep coloration .

I had a wife who after twenty-five years of marriage took on the coloration of the 196os.

Soon the soft sandstone of Glen Canyon was replaced by the fabulous coloration of Marble Canyon.

Yet aposematic coloration has not always evolved among kin-grouped prey and we need to identify the variables that are of evolutionary importance.

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