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tinc·ture / ˈtingkchər/ • n. 1. a medicine made by dissolving a drug in alcohol: the remedies can be administered in the form of tinctures | a bottle containing tincture of iodine. 2. a slight trace of something: she could not keep a tincture of bitterness out of her voice. 3. Heraldry any of the conventional colors (including the metals and stains, and often the furs) used in coats of arms. • v. (be tinctured) be tinged, flavored, or imbued with a slight amount of: Arthur's affability was tinctured with faint sarcasm.

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tincture

tincture †dye, pigment XIV; hue, colour (spec. in her.) XV; †imparted quality, tinge; †(alch.) supposed spiritual principle XVI; †essential principle of a substance; solution of a medicinal principle XVII. — L. tinctūra dyeing, f. tinct-, pp. stem of tingere dye, TINGE; see -URE.

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tincture

tincture (tink-cher) n. an alcoholic extract of a drug derived from a plant.

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tincture

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