tinct

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v tinct color lightly "her greying hair was tinged blond","the leaves were tinged red in November"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Tinct Color; tinge; tincture; tint. "Blue of heaven's own tinct .""All the devices blazoned on the shield,
      In their own tinct ."
    • a Tinct Tined; tinged.
    • v. t Tinct To color or stain; to imblue; to tint.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • tinct To tinge or tint, as with color; hence, figuratively, to imbue.
    • tinct Tinged.
    • n tinct Tint; tinge; coloring; hue.
    • n tinct A tincture; an essence; specifically, the grand elixir of the alchemists.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Tinct (Spens.) tinged, coloured
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. tinctus, p. p. of tingere, to tinge. See Tinge
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. tinctura.

Usage

In literature:

A little too much lucent syrup tinct with cinnamon, don't you think?
"Ponkapog Papers" by Thomas Bailey Aldrich
Silvers flushed To amethyst and tinct with gold.
"Sword Blades and Poppy Seed" by Amy Lowell
The medicine internally given was castor oil, with tinct.
"Diseases of the Horse's Foot" by Harry Caulton Reeks
Its big dorsal fin is rainbow-tinct, the tail an iridescent blue, and the scales pure mother-of-pearl.
"The New North" by Agnes Deans Cameron
The best of these are: tinct.
"Searchlights on Health" by B. G. Jefferis and J. L. Nichols
Two things I remembers tinctly that took place in my childhood: that was when my mother married George Doyl.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves: Volume II, Arkansas Narratives, Part 2" by Work Projects Administration
And then proceed with this tincted water, as is said above.
"The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened" by Kenelm Digby
The best of these are: tinct.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
He took chrystals of tartar, seneka, gum ammoniac, saline draughts, emetics, tinct.
"An Account of the Foxglove and some of its Medical Uses" by William Withering
Ether two ozs., Chloroform two ozs., Tinct.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
She learned to ar-tic-u-late her words and to speak dis-tinct-ly.
"The New Gulliver and Other Stories" by Barry Pain
By thine ey's tinct enobled thus, 155 Time layes him vp; he's pretious.
"The Complete Works of Richard Crashaw, Volume I (of 2)" by Richard Crashaw
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In poetry:

From utmost twig, from scarlet crown
Untouched with yet a tinct of brown,
Reluctant, slow,
As loath to go,
The loosened leaves come wavering down;
"A November Nocturne" by Margaret Junkin Preston
At these thy weeping gates,
Watching their wat'ry motion,
Each winged moment waits,
Takes his tear and gets him gone;
By thine eye's tinct ennobled thus, Time lays him up, he's precious.
"Saint Mar Magdelene; or, The Weeper" by Richard Crashaw

In science:

Both T ags and T agc are pre-determined dis?= KHkmc (T ags ||y1 ||y2 ) tinct values, e.g. T ags = 0 and T agc = 1.
Pretty-Simple Password-Authenticated Key-Exchange Protocol
The usual adic filtration by powers of the maximal ideal m := m pt consisting of functions that vanish at pt should be modified because distinct coordinates may have dis tinct “degrees”.
Structures of G(2) type and nonintegrable distributions in characteristic p
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