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noun American English pronunciation: coloring /ˈkʌlərɪŋ/ 
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the color of someone's hair and skin

    She has the same coloring as her brother.

    1. a.
      the colors of an object, animal, or plant

      a project on the protective coloring of butterflies

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] a substance that you add to change the color of something, especially food

    food coloring

    the use of additives and colorings in cheese

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