colour contrast


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colour contrast

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color contrast

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(Psychology) psychol the change in the appearance of a colour surrounded by another colour; for example, grey looks bluish if surrounded by yellow
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We love the colour contrast and the minimal accessories letting the dress be the main focus.
It was observed that white yoghurt eaten from a white spoon was rated sweeter than white yoghurt tasted on a black spoon, thus suggesting that colour contrast was also an important factor.
However, no difference was found between groups for the low colour contrast slides.
These data are supported by the secondary, clinically meaningful efficacy variables colour contrast sensitivity, changes in retinal nerve fibre layer thickness and clinical benefit.
The colour contrast between the two individual components of a double star system becomes greatest when the stars each shine with a light that is at the opposite end of the visible part of the electromagnetic spectrum.
The front seats also come with exterior colour contrast stitching, while the car is fitted with 19- inch alloys as standard.
The front seats also come with exterior colour contrast stitching while the car is fitted with 19in alloys as standard.
The tomatoes are very sweet and as full in flavour as the red variety but offer a rare colour contrast which is particularly attractive as a topping on pizza, focaccia, in paninis, sandwiches wraps, antipasti etc.
Visual objects can be described in terms of colour and colour contrast (Shapiro, 2008).
Seventy-seven percent felt that colour coding of ampoules would be an improvement, 63% felt that it was easier to read the writing on blister packs than on ampoule surface labels, 56% felt that the writing was too small and 59% felt that inadequate colour contrast on the labels reduced the ease of reading labels.
And colour contrast is detected much earlier in the brain than previously thought, a new study from Durham University shows.