Etymology
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pigmentation (n.)

"coloration or discoloration by the deposition of pigment in the tissues," 1866, from pigment + noun ending -ation. Perhaps modeled on French.

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Definitions of pigmentation

pigmentation (n.)
the deposition of pigment in animals or plants or human beings;
pigmentation (n.)
coloration of living tissues by pigment;
From wordnet.princeton.edu