Meaning of COLORATION in English

COLORATION

noun Date: 1617 1. the state of being colored , use or choice of colors (as by an artist), arrangement of colors , 2. characteristic quality , aspect suggesting an attitude ; persuasion , subtle variation of intensity or quality of tone

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