Translation of "pigment" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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pigmentnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈpɪɡ.mənt/ us /ˈpɪɡ.mənt/

a substance that gives something a particular colour when it is present in it or is added to it

Melanin is the dark brown pigment of the hair, skin, and eyes that is present in varying amounts in every human being. 黑色素是頭髮、皮膚和眼睛中的黑褐色色素,每個人體內或多或少都有這種色素。
Pigment is mixed into oil, glue, egg, etc. to make different types of paint. 將顏料與油、膠水、雞蛋等混合,製成各種塗料。

(Translation of “pigment” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)