from The Century Dictionary.
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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Of or pertaining to polychromy; many-colored; polychromatic.
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- adjective Of or pertaining to
polychromy; many-colored; polychromatic.
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His speech was polychromous (as the speech of many a carman is);
The pillars and the columns seemed to strike firmly into the ground in order to upbear the weight of the mighty stones placed on the cubes of their capitals, the walls to slope inwards so as to have a firmer foundation, and the stones to join together so as to form but one block; but polychromous decorations and
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