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pigment

noun [C/U]  /ˈpɪɡ·mənt/ us  
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]  /ˌpɪɡ·mənˈteɪ·ʃən/ us  
Translations of “pigment”
in Spanish pigmento…
in French pigment…
in German der Farbstoff, das Pigment…
in Chinese (Traditional) 色素, 顏料…
in Russian пигмент, красящее вещество…
in Turkish boya maddesi, pigment…
in Chinese (Simplified) 色素, 颜料…
in Polish barwnik, pigment…
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