Tinctest

tinct

[tingkt]
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:
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

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tinct (tɪŋkt)
 
n, —vb
1.  an obsolete word for tint
 
adj
2.  poetic tinted or coloured
 
[C15: from Latin tinctus, from tingere to colour]

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tinct abbr.
tincture

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