pigment Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “pigment” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "pigment" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

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. Pigment is mixed into oil, glue, egg, etc. to make different types of paint.
pigmented
adjective uk   /pɪɡˈmen.tɪd/ us   /ˈpɪɡ.mən.t̬ɪd/
pigmented tissue/skin/areas
(Definition of pigment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "pigment" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

pigmentnoun [C/U]

us   /ˈpɪɡ·mənt/
biology a natural substance that produces color in animals and plants, such as of skin, hair, and leaves
Pigment is also the substance in a paint or dye that gives it its color.
pigmentation
noun [U] us   /ˌpɪɡ·mənˈteɪ·ʃən/
(Definition of pigment from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de pigment
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“pigment” in British English

“pigment” in American English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Palabra del día

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Aprende más