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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating.
  2. Dry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.).
  3. Any substance whose presence in plant or animal tissues produces a characteristic color.
(动) As a verb
  1. Color or dye with a pigment.
  2. Acquire pigment; become colored or imbued.
Part of Speech(名) noun
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颜料yánliàopaint; dye; pigment
颜色yánsècolor; countenance; appearance; facial expression; pigment; dyestuff
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