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tinc•to•ri•al  (tingk tôrē əl, -tōr-),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. pertaining to coloring or dyeing.
tinc•tori•al•ly, adv. 
  • Latin tīnctōri(us) of or related to dipping, dyeing (see tinct, -tory1) + -al1
  • 1645–55

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tinctorial /tɪŋkˈtɔːrɪəl/ adj
  1. of or relating to colouring, staining, or dyeing
Etymology: 17th Century: from Latin tinctōrius, from tingere to tinge


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