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chromatic colour, <in the perceptual sense>

perceived colour possessing hue

Note 1 to entry: In everyday speech, the word "colour" is often used in this sense in contradistinction to white, grey or black. The adjective "coloured" usually refers to chromatic colour.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-02-27 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 3 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-141 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12
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