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tinct

[tingkt] /tɪŋkt/
verb (used with object)
1.
to tinge or tint, as with color.
2.
Obsolete. to imbue.
adjective
3.
tinged; colored; flavored.
noun
4.
tint; tinge; coloring.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75 for earlier alchemical sense; 1585-95 for def 1; 1595-1605 for def 4; late Middle English < Latin tīnctus, past participle of tingere to dye, color, tinge

tinct.

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Examples for tinct
  • These patterns will present dis-tinct challenges and unique opportunities in the conservation of this species.
British Dictionary definitions for tinct

tinct

/tɪŋkt/
noun, verb
1.
an obsolete word for tint
adjective
2.
(poetic) tinted or coloured
Word Origin
C15: from Latin tinctus, from tingere to colour
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Word Origin and History for tinct
n.

c.1600, from Latin tinctus "a dyeing," from tingere (see tincture).

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tinct in Medicine

tinct abbr.
tincture

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Related Abbreviations for tinct

tinct.

tincture
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