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Colour vs. Pasty — What's the Difference?

Colour vs. Pasty — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Colour and Pasty

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Colour

The property possessed by an object of producing different sensations on the eye as a result of the way it reflects or emits light
The lights flickered and changed colour
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Pasty

A pasty () is a British baked pastry, a traditional variety of which is particularly associated with Cornwall, United Kingdom. It is made by placing an uncooked filling, typically meat and vegetables, on one half of a flat shortcrust pastry circle, folding the pastry in half to wrap the filling in a semicircle and crimping the curved edge to form a seal before baking.
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Colour

Pigmentation of the skin, especially as an indication of someone's race
Discrimination on the basis of colour
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Pasty

A folded pastry case with a savoury filling, typically of seasoned meat and vegetables.
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Colour

Vivid appearance resulting from the juxtaposition of many bright things
For colour, plant groups of winter-flowering pansies
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Pasty

(of a person's face) unhealthily pale
A pasty complexion
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Colour

An item or items of a particular colour worn to identify or distinguish an individual or a member of a group, in particular a jockey or a member of a sports team
It was Devon Loch's first victory in the colours of his royal owner
It will be strange running on to the pitch in another team's colours
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Pasty

Of or like paste
A pasty mixture
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Colour

A shade of meaning
Many events in her past had taken on a different colour
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Pasty

Resembling paste in consistency.
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Colour

A quantized property of quarks which can take three values (designated blue, green, and red) for each flavour.
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Pasty

Having a pale lifeless appearance; pallid
An unhealthy, pasty complexion.
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Colour

Change the colour of (something) by painting, dyeing, or shading it
He coloured her hair with a selection of blonde and brown shades
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Pasty

A pie or turnover, especially one with a savory filling including seasoned meat, fish, or vegetables.
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Colour

(of a person or their skin) show embarrassment or shame by becoming red; blush
She coloured slightly
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Pasty

Like paste, sticky.
These mashed potatoes aren’t cooked well; they are very pasty.
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Colour

Influence, especially in a negative way; distort
The experiences had coloured her whole existence
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Pasty

Pale, lacking colour, having a pallor
He is pasty-faced.
Are you feeling OK? You look a bit pasty.
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Colour

Variant of color.
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Pasty

White-skinned
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Colour

Standard spelling of from2=Canada
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Pasty

A small item of clothing that conceals little more than the nipple of a woman's breast, primarily worn by female exotic dancers.
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Colour

Standard spelling of from2=Canada
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Pasty

A type of seasoned meat and vegetable hand pie, usually of a semicircular shape.
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Colour

Standard spelling of from2=Canada
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Pasty

Like paste, as in color, softness, stickness.
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Colour

See Color.
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Pasty

A pie consisting usually of meat wholly surrounded with a crust made of a sheet of paste, and often baked without a dish; a meat pie.
A large pasty baked in a pewter platter.
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Colour

Any material used for its color;
She used a different color for the trim
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Pasty

Small meat pie or turnover
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Colour

A race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)
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Pasty

Resembling paste in color; pallid;
The looked pasty and red-eyed
A complexion that had been pastelike was now chalky white
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Colour

(physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction; each flavor of quarks comes in three colors
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Pasty

Having the properties of glue
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Colour

Interest and variety and intensity;
The Puritan Period was lacking in color
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Colour

The timbre of a musical sound;
The recording fails to capture the true color of the original music
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Colour

A visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect;
A white color is made up of many different wavelengths of light
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Colour

An outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading;
He hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity
He tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction
The situation soon took on a different color
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Colour

The appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation
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Colour

Modify or bias;
His political ideas color his lectures
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Colour

Decorate with colors;
Color the walls with paint in warm tones
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Colour

Gloss or excuse;
Color a lie
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Colour

Affect as in thought or feeling;
My personal feelings color my judgment in this case
The sadness tinged his life
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Colour

Add color to;
The child colored the drawings
Fall colored the trees
Colorize black and white film
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Colour

Change color, often in an undesired manner;
The shirts discolored
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Colour

Having or capable of producing colors;
Color film
He rented a color television
Marvelous color illustrations
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