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colour sth in

phrasal verb with colour UK (US color) uk   /ˈkʌl.ər/  us   /ˈkʌl.ɚ/ verb
to fill an area with colour using paint, coloured pencils, etc.: Rosie drew an elephant and coloured it in.
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