One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
with object Discolour, 2.
Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Noah Biggs (fl. 1651), medical practitioner and social reformer. From post-classical Latin discolorat-, past participial stem of discolorare to deprive of colour, to colour distinctively.
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