Origin of pigment
OTHER WORDS FROM pigmenthy·per·pig·ment·ed, adjectivenon·pig·ment·ed, adjectiveun·pig·ment·ed, adjective
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Wiemann has used the approach to identify pigments in dinosaur eggs.Early dinosaurs may have laid soft-shelled eggs|Jack J. Lee|August 3, 2020|Science News For Students
The pigments — chlorophylls, in green plants — absorb light and transfer the energy to a reaction center, where the production of chemical energy for the cell’s use is initiated.Why Are Plants Green? To Reduce the Noise in Photosynthesis.|Rodrigo Pérez Ortega|July 30, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The pigments needed to absorb light at similar wavelengths to reduce the internal noise.Why Are Plants Green? To Reduce the Noise in Photosynthesis.|Rodrigo Pérez Ortega|July 30, 2020|Quanta Magazine
It brings together oxygen and a pigment called luciferin to create light.Let’s learn about bioluminescence|Bethany Brookshire|July 1, 2020|Science News For Students
That light is caused by the pigment that gives the corals color.Going bright may help corals recover from bleaching|Carolyn Wilke|June 25, 2020|Science News For Students
Although the equipment is the same, a tattoo artist uses ink, and we use pigment.Nipple Tattoos Increase in Popularity in U.K.|Tom Sykes|April 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Daily Pic: Are the YBA's prints about the color of pigment, or the color of money?Hirst's Signature Marks the Spot|Blake Gopnik|February 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Mariamu looks much younger than her years, and yet her white, pigment-free skin has become leathery from the sun.Hope After An Unspeakable Crime|JuJu Chang|August 27, 2010|DAILY BEAST
Had the image been painted on the cloth by a forger, the paint traces of the pigment would have remained on the surface.10 Reasons the Resurrection Really Happened|Jeffrey Hart|April 10, 2009|DAILY BEAST
They generally occur together, but the pigment is not infrequently present alone.
The older forms are larger colorless bodies containing granules of brown pigment.
The figures, besides being outlined by the dots, were decorated all over with the same pigment in dotted transverse belts.
The walls were coated with fine stucco, white and firm—an evidence of antiquity—and ornamented with bands of a bright red pigment.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
The face of the wall is then rubbed over with a soft brick of the same colour, or the work may be coloured with pigment.