Definition Of pigment


color (something) with or as if with pigment.

pigmented areas such as freckles

the natural coloring matter of animal or plant tissue.

Sources for pigments were animals, plants and minerals.

Example Of pigment

  • All painted walls should be primed with a good quality pigmented acrylic wallcovering primer.

  • Ceramic frit is composed of glass particles, paint pigment and a mixture medium to blend the two.

  • Eggs have been used as a binding medium for pigment paint since primitive times.

  • Essentially this work is nothing more than stylised, monochromatic copies of rock paintings executed in traditional pigments on handmade paper.

  • Evan chose his pigments and applied his paints parsimoniously.

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