Variegation


Variegation
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Variegation->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ variegation
variegation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ colors
colors
dichroism
trichroism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ iridescence
iridescence
play of colors
polychrome
maculation
spottiness
striae
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ spectrum
spectrum
rainbow
iris
tulip
peacock
chameleon
butterfly
tortoise shell
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mackerel
mackerel
mackerel sky
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ zebra
zebra
leopard
cheetah
nacre
ocelot
ophite
mother-of-pearl
opal
marble
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ check
check
plaid
tartan
patchwork
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ marquetry-
marquetry-
parquetry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ mosaic
mosaic
tesserae
strigae
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ chessboard
chessboard
checkers
chequers
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ harlequin
harlequin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Joseph's coat
Joseph's coat
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ tricolor
tricolor
PARAG:Variegation->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be variegated
be variegated
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ variegate
variegate
stripe
streak
checker
chequer
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bespeckle
bespeckle
speckle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ besprinkle
besprinkle
sprinkle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stipple
stipple
maculate
dot
bespot
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ tattoo
tattoo
inlay
damascene
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ embroider
embroider
braid
quilt
PARAG:Variegation->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ variegated
variegated
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ many-colored
many-colored
many-hued
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ divers-colored
divers-colored
party-colored
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dichromatic
dichromatic
polychromatic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bicolor
bicolor
tricolor
versicolor
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ of all the colors of the rainbow
of all the colors of the rainbow
of all manner of colors
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ kaleidoscopic
kaleidoscopic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ iridescent
iridescent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ opaline
opaline
opalescent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ prismatic
prismatic
nacreous
pearly
shot
gorge de pigeon
chatoyant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ irisated
irisated
pavonine
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ pied
pied
piebald
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ motley
motley
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ mottled
mottled
marbled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ pepper and salt
pepper and salt
paned
dappled
clouded
cymophanous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ mosaic
mosaic
tesselated
plaid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ tortoise shell
tortoise shell
&c.->N.
spotted
spotty
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ punctated
punctated
powdered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ speckled
speckled
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ freckled
freckled
flea-bitten
studded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ flecked
flecked
fleckered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ striated
striated
barred
veined
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ brinded
brinded
brindled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ tabby
tabby
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ watered
watered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ grizzled
grizzled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ listed
listed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ embroidered
embroidered
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ daedal
daedal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ naevose
naevose
stipiform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ strigose
strigose
striolate

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Variegation — Va ri*e*ga tion, n. The act of variegating or diversifying, or the state of being diversified, by different colors; diversity of colors. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • variegation — variegation. См. мозаицизм. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • variegation — variegation. См. пестролистность. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • variegation — index difference, diversity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • variegation — [ver΄ē ə gā′shən, var΄ē ə gā′shən] n. 1. a variegating or being variegated 2. diversity or variety in character or appearance; specif., varied coloration …   English World dictionary

  • Variegation — Kroton (Codiaeum variegatum) Eine Variegation oder Panaschierung ist das Auftreten verschiedenfarbiger Zonen auf Pflanzen. Sie wird vorwiegend durch einen lokalen Mangel oder das Fehlen von Chlorophyll verursacht, was zu grünlichweißen bis… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Variégation — La variégation est un phénomène observée lors de l extinction mosaïque de gène. Ceci est dû à l effet position d un allèle (conformation chromatinienne dans laquelle il est situé), et ni à sa propre séquence codante ni à ses sequences… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • variegation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Marking with different colors Nouns 1. variegation, diversification, diversity, heterogeneity; spottiness, maculation, striation, streakiness, marbling, elaboration, discoloration; parti or party color,… …   English dictionary for students


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