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English definition of “variegated”

variegated

adjective uk   /ˈveə.rɪ.ɡeɪ.tɪd/ us    /ˈver.i.ə.ɡeɪ.t̬ɪd/
having a pattern of different colours or marks: variegated leaves a variegated plantPatterns and shapesParts of plants
variegation
noun [U] uk   /ˌveə.rɪˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ us    /ˌver.i.ə-/
Parts of plants
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