color circle


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Noun1.color circle - a chart in which complementary colors (or their names) are arranged on opposite sides of a circlecolor circle - a chart in which complementary colors (or their names) are arranged on opposite sides of a circle
color chart - a chart displaying colors
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prompted to do so in living color because they found the color circle
The new app, called the Chromosmic Visualizer, guides consumers through a series of sniff samples and prompts them to match each scent to a color using a touch-sensitive color circle and a black-white slider.
The NCS system gives the opportunity to present the fixed colors in the form of three-dimensional model (in color space), in a horizontal projection (on a color circle) and in a vertical projection (on a color triangle).
To cite an example from the book, the color circle has sectors of an annulus (the region) representing a particular color, say, red (the closer to the center, the smaller the hue).
The angular component of a complex value determines the hue by mapping the angle to a corresponding position on a color circle. A color circle, as used here, begins with red at 0 radians and then traverses through green and blue with a return to red at the completion of the circular trip.