discoloration


discoloration
Synonyms and related words:
achromatization, birthmark, blanching, blaze, bleach, bleaching, blemish, blotch, brand, bruise, caste mark, check, checkmark, cicatrix, cut, dapple, decoloration, decolorization, decolorizing, discolor, discolorment, dot, earmark, engraving, etiolation, fading, fleck, flick, freckle, gash, graving, hack, jot, lentigo, lightening, macula, madder bleach, mark, market bleach, marking, mole, mottle, nevus, nick, notch, paling, patch, point, polka dot, prick, puncture, scar, scarification, score, scotch, scratch, scratching, speck, speckle, splash, splotch, spot, stain, stigma, strawberry mark, tattoo, tattoo mark, tick, tittle, watermark, whitening

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  • Discoloration — Dis*col or*a tion, n. [Cf. F. decoloration.] 1. The act of discoloring, or the state of being discolored; alteration of hue or appearance. Darwin. [1913 Webster] 2. A discolored spot; a stain. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discoloration — index defacement Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • discoloration — 1640s, from discolorate (early 15c.), from pp. stem of M.L. discolorare (see DISCOLOR (Cf. discolor)) + ATION (Cf. ation) …   Etymology dictionary

  • discoloration — [dis kul΄ə rā′shən, dis΄kul ər ā′shən] n. 1. a discoloring or being discolored 2. a discolored spot or mark …   English World dictionary

  • discoloration — UK [dɪsˌkʌləˈreɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms discoloration : singular discoloration plural discolorations a) [uncountable] the process of becoming discoloured b) [countable] an area on the surface of something that is discoloured …   English dictionary

  • discoloration — noun a brown discoloration on the skin Syn: stain, mark, streak, spot, blotch, tarnishing; blemish, flaw, defect, bruise, contusion; birthmark, nevus; liver spot, age spot; informal splotch …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • discoloration — blukimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Spalvos ryškumo blankėjimas. atitikmenys: angl. decoloration; decolouration; discoloration; discolouration; fading rus. выцветание …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • discoloration — blukinimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Spalvos ryškumo blankinimas. atitikmenys: angl. decoloration; decolouration; discoloration; discolouration rus. обесцвечивание …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • discoloration — blukinimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. discoloration vok. Entfärbung, f rus. обесцвечивание, n pranc. blanchiment, m; décoloration, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • discoloration — discolour (US discolor) ► VERB ▪ become or cause to become stained, yellowed, or otherwise changed in colour. DERIVATIVES discoloration (also discolouration) noun …   English terms dictionary

  • discoloration — noun Date: 1642 1. the act of discoloring ; the state of being discolored 2. a discolored spot or formation ; stain …   New Collegiate Dictionary