versicolor

[vur-si-kuhl-er]

adjective

changeable in color: versicolor skies.
of various colors; parti-colored: a versicolor flower arrangement.

Also especially British, ver·si·col·our.

Origin of versicolor

1620–30; < Latin, equivalent to vers(us) past participle of vertere to turn (see verse) + -i- -i- + color color
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