multi-coloured


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Adj.1.multi-coloured - having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightlymulti-coloured - having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly; "a jester dressed in motley"; "the painted desert"; "a particolored dress"; "a piebald horse"; "pied daisies"
colored, coloured, colorful - having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
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It was David who shot the bird," I said, "but it was Oliver who saw by its multi-coloured plumage that it was one of the Psittacidae, an excellent substitute for partridge.
On these days you could make out that ship at a great distance by the multi-coloured grotesque riot going on abaft her mizzen mast.
Its highly coloured, nettle-like leaves come in a range of shades from lime green and yellow to bright red and aubergine, and many are strikingly patterned and multi-coloured.
CRACK THE BARCODE AT MISSONI, the house's signature zig-zag took a back seat for spring, in favour of multi-coloured barcode stripes.
Meanwhile, dig out your shades as the multi-coloured fashion explosion Kim returns to Walford.
The new security features include replacement of the metallic ink surrounding the UAE emblem by a multi-colored ink, on the upper half of the front side of the two currency notes, and replacement of the silver security thread by a 3mm wide multi-coloured security thread on the front side of the Dh100 currency note, with (UAE 100) printed on it, and on the back side of the Dh1,000 currency note, with (UAE 1000) printed on it," the Central Bank said in a statement, adding the overall design and other specifications of the two notes are going to stay the same.
The new security features include replacement of the metallic ink surrounding the UAE emblem by a multi-coloured ink, on the upper half of the front side of the two currency notes, and replacement of the silver security thread by a (3mm) wide multi-colored security thread on the front side of the AED100 currency note, with (UAE 100) printed on it, and on the back side of the AED1000 currency note, with (UAE 1000) printed on it.
Twitchers from across the region are heading to Bridgnorth where a magnifi-cent multi-coloured Mandarin duck has set up home on the River Severn.
His multi-coloured crop should be in the shops by autumn.
Also, in Barcelona, Enric Miralles and Benedetta Tagliabue's Santa Caterina Market (AR November 2005) constructed over old convent ruins and the remains of a neoclassical market building, celebrates with its broad undulating multi-coloured tiled roof (an abstraction of the palette, the architects say, of a produce stand) the spirit of Gaudi's Park Guell as well as of the surrounding residential neighbourhood with brightly-coloured awnings.

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