polychrome

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adjective poly·chrome \ˈpä-lē-ˌkrōm\

Definition of polychrome

  1. :  relating to, made with, or decorated in several colors <polychrome pottery>

polychrome

transitive verb

polychromy

play \-ˌkrō-mē\ noun

Examples of polychrome in a sentence

  1. <polychrome pottery featuring designs from the American Southwest>

Origin and Etymology of polychrome

Greek polychrōmos, from poly- + chrōma


First Known Use: 1837



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