Color

1. in heraldry, any hue which is not a metal. 2. a flag carried by a military unit as a unit or national identification. Military forces of English-speaking countries often carry a pair of colors, one national or royal and the other of the unit itself. As distinguished from a standard, a color is used by foot units. French - drapeau Spanish - bande… ...

Color

Color or colour (see spelling differences) is the visual perceptual property corresponding in humans to the categories called red, blue, yellow, green and others. Color derives from the spectrum of light (distribution of light power versus wavelength) interacting in the eye with the spectral sensitivities of the light receptors. Color categories a...
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color

The characteristic color or colors of a mineral.
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color

(kul´әr) a property of a surface or substance due to absorption of certain light rays and reflection of others within the range of wavelengths (roughly 370 to 760 nm) adequate to excite the retinal receptors. radiant energy within the range of adequate chromatic stimuli of the retina, being between t...
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color

[adj] - (photography) `color film` 2. [n] - a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks) 3. [n] - (high energy physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction 4. [n] - interest and variety and intensity 5. [n] - the timbre of a musical sound 6. [n]
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Color

• (n.) A property depending on the relations of light to the eye, by which individual and specific differences in the hues and tints of objects are apprehended in vision; as, gay colors; sad colors, etc. • (v. t.) To hide. • (v. i.) To acquire color; to turn red, especially in the face; to blush. • (n.) A distinguishing badge, a...
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color

verb affect as in thought or feeling; `My personal feelings color my judgment in this case`; `The sadness tinged his life`
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color

adjective having or capable of producing colors; `color film`; `he rented a color television`; `marvelous color illustrations`
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Color

[law] In U.S. law, the term color of law denotes the `mere semblance of legal right”, the `pretense or appearance of” right; hence, an action done under color of law colors (adjusts) the law to the circumstance, yet said apparently legal action contravenes the law. Under color of authority is a legal phrase used in the United States ind...
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Color

[manga] ==Reception== Courtney Kraft, writing for Graphic Novel Reporter, felt Color was a `rather endearing piece about two boys who develop genuine love that leads to physical attraction`, which she felt was the opposite to how relationships are usually depicted in yaoi. Holly Ellingwood, writing for Active Anime, enjoyed the parallels be...
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Color

[medieval music] In medieval music theory, the terms color and coloration are used in four distinct senses, two of which relate to the notation and structuring of note durations, the third to florid ornamentation, and the fourth to the quality of chromatic music. ==Coloration (mensural notation device)== As a notation device in mensural not...
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Color

[quantum mechanics] Low-res image of single cover. ==Fair-use rationale== The image`s inclusion in If I Never See You Again is claimed as fair use because: ...
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Color

[software] Color was a professional color grading software application produced by Apple Inc. for their Mac OS X operating system. It is one of the major applications included as part of Apple`s Final Cut Studio 3 video production suite. It was discontinued with the release of Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, and Compressor 4. The application was...
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Color

Col'or intransitive verb To acquire color; to turn red, especially in the face; to blush.
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Color

Col'or noun [ Written also colour .] [ Old French color , colur , colour , French couleur , Latin color ; probably akin to celare to conceal (the color taken as that which covers). See Helmet .] 1. A property depending on the relations...
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Color

Col'or transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Colored ; present participle & verbal noun Coloring .] [ French colorer .] 1. To change or alter the hue or tint of, by dyeing, staining, painting, etc.; to dye; to tinge...
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Color

A diamond must be as colourless as possible. The colour grade describes the colour tones in a stone. D is perfectly colourless, which is rare and expensive. The colour scale goes from D to Z and indicates yellow and brown tones. It takes a trained eye to distinguish between shades that are close together, but an untrained eye see the difference bet...
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Color

A key determinant of a wine
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color

A property of quarks and gluons. Gluons can exchange color between quarks and other gluons. This process is the origin of the strong force. It has nothing to do with the color perceived by the human eye.
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color

A subjective quality that depends partly on the vagaries of the human visual system. Because the eye is poor at detecting color at low light levels, most stars in the night sky appear white. Blues, red, and yellows are only evident in the case of some of the brighter stars (and planets), or with the...
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Color

A wrong committed by an officer under the pretended authority of his office; in some cases the act amounts to a misdemeanor, and the party may then be indicted. In other cases, the remedy to redress the wrong is by an action. For example Section 1983, et sec. civil rights actions often include allegations that the defendants were acting under color...
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Color

An attribute of an object or substance with respect to light reflected by the object, usually determined visually by measurement of hue.
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COLOR

Color is one of the four Cs according to which a diamond is graded, and one of the components that help a diamond buyer to determine the quality of the gemstone he or she is about to purchase. To first-time diamond buyers, it often comes as a surprise that diamonds come in a wide range of colors, ranging from colorless to yellow, but even blue, gre...
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color

color, effect produced on the eye and its associated nerves by light waves of different wavelength or frequency. Light transmitted from an object to the eye stimulates the different color cones of the retina, thus making possible perception of various colors in the object.See also light; painting; p...
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color

color, tono
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