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Plot[{Sin[x], Cos[x]}, {x, 0, 10}, Mesh -> {{0, \[Pi]}}, 
     MeshShading -> {Black, Red}]

In the above, how can I specify that I want the mesh for just, say the Sine function and not the Cosine? I know I can use two plots and combine them with Show, but this is not what I want.

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Show[ {Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 10}, Mesh -> {{0, \[Pi]}}, MeshShading -> {Black, Red}], Plot[Cos[x], {x, 0, 10}, Mesh -> {{0, \[Pi]}}]}] –  belisarius Feb 7 '13 at 16:59
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@belisarius Isn't this what the OP explicitly says he doesn't want, or am I misreading this? –  Sjoerd C. de Vries Feb 7 '13 at 21:52
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@SjoerdC.deVries Yup. But my preferred shoe shop doesn't sell pairs of two right shoes unless you can convince them -with good reasons- –  belisarius Feb 7 '13 at 21:59
    
Since your own answer has nothing to do with Mesh shall we assume that you just want output that visually matches the graphic shown in that answer? –  Mr.Wizard Mar 10 '13 at 19:09
    
Related: mathematica.stackexchange.com/q/1128/121 –  Mr.Wizard Mar 10 '13 at 19:12

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Plot[{ConditionalExpression[Sin[x], 0 <= x <= Pi], 
      ConditionalExpression[Sin[x], Pi < x <= 10], Cos[x]}, {x, 0, 10}, 
      PlotStyle -> {Red, Black, Black}]

enter image description here

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This doesn't use Mesh at all, in contrast to what the question title states. –  Jens Feb 9 '13 at 0:14
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It is a good answer if the real question is how to generate that plot... –  SEngstrom May 9 '13 at 15:32

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