picotee

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noun pic·o·tee \ˌpi-kə-ˈtē\

Definition of picotee

  1. :  a flower (such as some carnations or tulips) having one basic color with a margin of another color

Origin and Etymology of picotee

French picoté pointed, from picoter to mark with points, from picot


First Known Use: 1727

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