Col"ored (?), a.
Having color; tinged; dyed; painted; stained.
The lime rod, colored as the glede.
The colored rainbow arched wide.
Specious; plausible; aborned so as to appear well; as, a highly colored description.
Sir G. C. Lewis.
His colored crime with craft to cloke.
Of some other color than black or white.
Of some other color than white; specifically applied to negroes or persons having negro blood; as, a colored man; the colored people.
Of some other color than green.
Colored, meaning, as applied to foliage, of some other color than green.
⇒ In botany, green is not regarded as a color, but white is.
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