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noun colouring pronunciation in British English /ˈkʌlərɪŋ/
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singularcolouring
pluralcolourings
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the colour of someones hair, skin, and eyes
    She has the same colouring as her brother.
    1. a.
      the colours of an object, animal, or plant
      the protective colouring of butterflies
  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] a substance that you add to change the colour of something
    food colouring
    the use of additives and colourings

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