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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Speckle \Spec"kle\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Speckled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Speckling}.] To mark with small spots of a different color from that of the rest of the surface; to variegate with spots of a different color from the ground or surface.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Speckled \Spec"kled\, adjective Marked or variegated with small spots of a different color from that of the rest of the surface.

{Speckled Indians} (Ethnol.), the Pintos.

{Speckled trout}. (Zool.) (a) The common American brook trout. See {Trout}. (b) The rainbow trout.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

speckled

adjective

1: having a pattern of dots [syn: {dotted}, {flecked}, {specked}, {speckled}, {stippled}]


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