decolor

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

decolor (third-person singular simple present decolors, present participle decoloring, simple past and past participle decolored)

  1. US spelling of decolour

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dē- +‎ color (color)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dēcolor (genitive dēcolōris); third-declension one-termination adjective

  1. discoloured; drab-coloured

Declension[edit]

Third-declension one-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative dēcolor dēcolōrēs dēcolōria
Genitive dēcolōris dēcolōrium
Dative dēcolōrī dēcolōribus
Accusative dēcolōrem dēcolor dēcolōrēs dēcolōria
Ablative dēcolōrī dēcolōribus
Vocative dēcolor dēcolōrēs dēcolōria

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.

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