noun am·bi·col·or·a·tion

Definition of ambicoloration



  1. :  an abnormal development of color or pigmentation on the eyeless and ordinarily whitish side of any flatfish of the families Pleuronectidae and Soleidae

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Origin and Etymology of ambicoloration

ambi- + coloration

First Known Use: 1894

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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