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Definition of the noun achromatic colour
What does achromatic colour mean as a name of something?
- a color lacking hue; white or grey or black
- lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
- synonym of achromatic colour: achromatic color
- more generic words: color / coloring / colour / colouring = a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect
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A Dictionary of Psychology (2015)
by Andrew M. Colman
An achromatic colour, also called a neutral grey or neutral colour, is a mixture of black and white without any *chroma and is the *lightness component of any colour. See also Hering grey, saturation (1). 2. Capable of refracting or reflecting light ...
Heinemann English Dictionary (2001)
by Martin Manser
noun 1 the lightest achromatic colour, the opposite of black. 2 something which has this colour, such as the part of an egg ...
by Stuart Sutherland
ascertaining how much red light must be added to a green light of a given intensity in order to produce an achromatic colour. T-junction. A VERTEX TYPE in the twodimensional ...
by K. K. Maitra
Black : The achromatic colour of least lightness characteristically perceived to belong to objects that neither reflect nor transmit light. Black clothing. Black denim : This is black denim with a white weft to give an almost charcoal appearance.
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
a neutral achromatic colour midway between white and black. GREY ALBATROSS Appias melania (Fabricius) [Lepidoptera: Pieridaej]. ( Australia.) GREY-BACK CANE BEETLE Dermolepida albohirtum (Waterhouse) [ Coleoptera: ...
For Information and Communication Technologies and Related Areas by Jakob Vlietstra
Abandon Call and Retry Access Control Register Achromatic Colour Removal| Replacement ...
by Ian J. McColm
achromatic colour. Noun. Colour, such as white, black and grey, which is devoid of hue. achromatic glass. Noun. Glass that will transmit light without dispersing it into its ...
by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi
a general name for shades of achromatic colour containing only black and white. grey alder, white alder (Am.); [ Alnus incana] a European hardwood with light, soft, dull brown timber; used for plywood.
by Uli Gelbrich, Georg Reinwaldt
achromatic colour achromatische ...
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