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German translation of “pigment”

pigment

noun /ˈpiɡmənt/
any substance used for colouring, making paint etc
der Farbstoff
People used to make paint and dyes from natural pigments.
a substance in plants or animals that gives colour to the skin, leaves etc
das Pigment
Some people have darker pigment in their skin than others.
pigmentation noun colouring (of skin etc)
die Pigmentierung
Some illnesses cause a loss of pigmentation.
(Definition of pigment from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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