noun tinc·tion \ˈtiŋ(k)shən\

Definition of tinction



  1. :  the act or process of staining or dyeing; also :  coloring matter

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Origin and Etymology of tinction

Late Latin tinction-, tinctio act of dipping, from Latin tinctus (past participle) + -ion-, -io -ion

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to criticize severely

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