mottle mottle

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an irregular arrangement of patches of color
  2. (v) mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained
  3. (v) colour with streaks or blotches of different shades

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Usage(s):

  1. Soon Wambugu hopes to start raising those yields by introducing a transgenic sweet potato that is resistant to the feathery mottle virus.
  2. Little wonder then that illegal mines mottle the landscape, even if some counties now produce so much that the price of coal has plummeted.

News

  • University of Delaware Baseball Names 2014 Team Captains

    In his 14th season at the helm of the University of Delaware baseball program, head coach Jim Sherman has named team captains for the 2014 slate. Redshirt junior outfielder Joe Giacchino and senior outfielder/designated hitter Alex Mottle will serve as the team's captains for the upcoming season.
    on January 28, 2014     Source: WBOC Salisbury

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