chromaticity


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chro·ma·tic·i·ty

 (krō′mə-tĭs′ĭ-tē)
n.
The aspect of color that includes consideration of its dominant wavelength and purity.

chromaticity

(ˌkrəʊməˈtɪsɪtɪ)
n
(General Physics) the quality of a colour or light with reference to its purity and its dominant wavelength

chro•ma•tic•i•ty

(ˌkroʊ məˈtɪs ɪ ti)

n.
the quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelength and its purity.
[1900–05]
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Noun1.chromaticity - the quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelengthchromaticity - the quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelength
color property - an attribute of color
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