Pronunciation: (pol'ē-krōm"), [key]
—adj., v., -chromed, -chrom•ing,
1. being of many or various colors.
2. decorated or executed in many colors, as a statue, vase, or mural.
to paint in many or various colors.
a polychrome object or work.
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