Definition of variegated in English:

variegated

Line breaks: varie|gated
Pronunciation: /ˈvɛːrɪgeɪtɪd
 
, ˈvɛːrɪə-/

adjective

Derivatives

variegate

verb
More example sentences
  • Masses of flowers will appear to variegate the grass.

variegation

Pronunciation: /-ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
More example sentences
  • And they come in an amazing array of colors, from green to blackish red, with an array of variegations in between.
  • Be selective in your plant choices, use variegation for contrast rather than as the dominant theme, and the rewards will follow.
  • Agaves can grow to an immense size and produce leaves with interesting variegations and colours.

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin variegat- 'made varied' (from the verb variegare, from varius 'diverse') + -ed2.

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