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slaty

[sley-tee]
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adjective, slat·i·er, slat·i·est.
  1. consisting of, resembling, or pertaining to slate.
  2. having the color of slate.
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Origin of slaty

First recorded in 1520–30; slate1 + -y1
Related formsslat·i·ness, noun
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slaty

adjective slatier or slatiest
  1. consisting of or resembling slate
  2. having the colour of slate
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Derived Formsslatiness, noun
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