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multicolor

[muhl-ti-kuhl-er] /ˈmʌl tɪˌkʌl ər/
adjective
1.
of many colors; multicolored.
2.
(of a printing press) capable of printing more than two colors simultaneously or in a single operation.
noun
3.
an arrangement or design of many colors.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; back formation from multicolored
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Examples from the web for multicolor
  • Local artisans evoke the region's inspirational gardens in this traditional multicolor wool shawl.
  • Among the collection's multicolor dresses included a springlike silk twill shirtdress with a whimsical poodle print.
  • The open-air lobby is bright and cheery, with a huge fish chandelier and multicolor tile floor.
  • Used for high quality multicolor offset printing of maps.
  • multicolor offset presses have three or more printing units serviced by the same feeding and delivery system.

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