pintura

noun pin·tu·ra \pin‧ˈtu̇rə\

Definition of pintura

plural

-s

  1. :  a symbolic or hieroglyphic manuscript of Mexico with colored characters and figures

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Origin and Etymology of pintura

Spanish, painting, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin pinctura, alteration (influenced by assumed Vulgar Latin pinctus painted) of Latin pictura — more at picture


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of pintura


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