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 (wô′tər-kŭl′ər, wŏt′ər-)
a. A paint composed of a water-soluble pigment.
b. A work that is executed through the use of this paint.
2. The art of using watercolors.

wa′ter·col′or adj.
wa′ter·col′or·ist n.
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Noun1.watercolorist - a painter who paints with watercolorswatercolorist - a painter who paints with watercolors
painter - an artist who paints
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