mottling
mottling mottling n. 1. the act of coloring with areas of different shades. [WordNet 1.5]

2. A mottled pattern. [PJC]


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  • Möttling — Möttling, Stadt im Kreise Laibach in Krain, an der Kulpa u. am Uskochenberge; Deutschordenshauscommende, Mautamt, Schloß, Wallfahrtsort; 1000 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Möttling — (slowen. Metlika), Stadt in Krain, Bezirksh. Tschernembl, am Fuße des Uskokengebirges, nahe der kroatischen Grenze, am linken Ufer der Kulpa, mit besuchter Wallfahrtskirche, Mühlen, Sägewerk und (1900) 1443 slowen. Einwohnern …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Möttling — Möttling, Stadt in Krain, einst Hauptstadt der Windischen Mark, (1900) 1443 E.; Deutschordenskommende …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • mottling — noun spots or blotches of different shades or colours …   Wiktionary

  • mottling — An area of skin composed of macular lesions of varying shades or colors. [E. motley, variegated in color] * * * mot·tling (motґling) a condition of spotting with patches of color …   Medical dictionary

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  • mottling — mot·tle || mÉ‘tl / mÉ’tl v. mark with blotches of different colors, spot, speckle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mottling —    The appearance of spots or blotches of color in paint or on paper …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • mottling — spotty, non uniform, blotchy appearance of metallic paint, characterized by small, irregular areas darker in color, or spots in solid color paint caused by the flakes flowing together …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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