a genetically controlled variation in the colors of the skin, pelt, or plumage of an animal.
one of two or more colorings assumed by an animal, varying with age or season.
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- color hearing,
- color hemianopsia,
- color index,
- color line,
- color of someone's money, see the,
- color radical,
- color scheme,
- color scotoma,
- color sergeant,
- color solid
Origin of color phase
First recorded in 1925–30
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