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tint

noun [C]     /tɪnt/
a small amount of a colour : The paint we're using for the bathroom is white with a yellow tint. The evening sky was deep pink , with tints of purple and red in it.Colour - general words a small amount of dye, especially used on the hair , or the act of using such a substance : She's had blonde tints put in her hair . I'm going to the hairdresser's for a tint.Paints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general wordsCare for the hair
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