discolouration


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Noun1.discolouration - a soiled or discolored appearance; "the wine left a dark stain"
appearance, visual aspect - outward or visible aspect of a person or thing
scorch - a discoloration caused by heat
bloodstain - a discoloration caused by blood
iron mold, iron mould - a spot caused the staining with rust or ink
mud stain - a stain produced by mud
oil stain - a stain produced by oil
tarnish - discoloration of metal surface caused by oxidation
2.discolouration - the act of changing the natural color of something by making it duller or dingier or unnatural or faded
change of color - an act that changes the light that something reflects
Translations
تَغْيير اللوْن
odbarveníztráta barvy
misfarvning
elszíntelenedés
upplitun
odfarbenie
bozmadeğiştirme

discolouration

discoloration (US) [dɪsˌkʌləˈreɪʃən] N (= fading) → de(s)coloramiento m; (= staining) → mancha f

discolouration

[dɪsˌkʌləˈreɪʃən] (British) discoloration (US) n [paint, wallpaper] → décoloration f; [skin] → dépigmentation f; [teeth] → jaunissement m

discolouration

discoloration (Am) [dɪsˌkʌləˈreɪʃn] n (see adj) → scolorimento, ingiallimento

discolour

(disˈkalə) (American) discolor verb
to (cause to) change colour or become stained. The paintwork had discoloured with the damp.
disˌcolouˈration noun
References in classic literature ?
Surely there is some discolouration here," said he.
Residents connected to the Methven water supply are being reminded that the boil water notice is still in place as Ashburton District Council investigates discolouration in the supply that was detected earlier this week.
Tooth discolouration and staining: a review of the literature.
Should any customers experience discolouration run your cold water tap for 15-20 minutes to clear the supply.
The discolouration efficiency was determined by the difference between concentration before and after the experiment.
Khaleghimoghaddam, "Effect of adhesive types on enamel discolouration around orthodontic brackets," Australian Orthodontic Journal, vol.
whitening may camouflage the discolouration but may cause more sensitivity *Decay can be treated by fillings/inlays/crowns
Short title: Wood discolouration in northern red oak trees subject to artificial pruning
Tooth discolouration is classified as either intrinsic or extrinsic.
In a recent case, a 12-yearold boy developed a spongelike discolouration on his thigh after playing video games for a few hours each day for several months.
Swiss researchers highlighted the case of a 12-year-old boy who developed a sponge-patterned skin discolouration on his left thigh after playing computer games for a few hours every day for several months.
I READ in the Chronicle, Sept 14, MP Kevan Jones wanting more and more compensation for the miners' lung diseases and a little bit of discolouration to one of their little pinkies.