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mottled


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mottle  \Mot"tle\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Mottled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Mottling}.]  [From  {Mottled}.] 
  To  mark  with  spots  of  different  color,  or  shades  of  color,  as 
  if  stained;  to  spot;  to  maculate. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mottled  \Mot"tled\,  a.  [From  {Motley}.] 
  Marked  with  spots  of  different  colors;  variegated;  spotted; 
  as  mottled  wood.  ``The  mottled  meadows.''  --Drayton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  mottled 
  adj  :  having  spots  or  patches  of  color  [syn:  {dappled}] 




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