Definition of Chromaticity

1. Noun. The quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelength.

Exact synonyms: Hue
Generic synonyms: Color Property
Attributes: Chromatic, Achromatic, Neutral
Derivative terms: Chromatic, Hue, Hue

Definition of Chromaticity

1. Noun. An objective specification of the quality of a colour, regardless of its luminance. ¹

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Definition of Chromaticity

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chromaticity

chromatic color
chromatic colour
chromatic fibre
chromatic granule
chromatic number
chromatic numbers
chromatic scale
chromatic scales
chromatic spectrum
chromatic vision
chromaticity (current term)
chromatin 3'-phosphatase-5'-hydroxy kinase
chromatin body
chromatin granule
chromatin network
chromatin nucleolus
chromatin particles

Literary usage of Chromaticity

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1. Colour Vision Deficiencies: Matching and Confusion of Computer Colours by Gunilla Derefeldt (1995)
"From the colour data base, we could select colour stimuli by a colour selection tool.30 Testing of chromaticity confusion by discrimination of isoluminant ..."

2. Pathogens of Soybean Seeds: Bibliographyby Andrew Kalinski by Andrew Kalinski (1999)
"The algorithm used chromaticity coordinates to correctly classify asymptomatic ... The variables used for classification were color chromaticity coordinates ..."

3. Psychological Review by American Psychological Association (1894)
"The dotted line indicates the chromaticity of the complex sensation,—it reaches a ... Wundt has represented the chromaticity as a difference,—it should, ..."

4. The American Year Book: A Record of Events and Progress by Francis Graham Wickware, (, Albert Bushnell Hart, (, Simon Newton Dexter North, William M. Schuyler (1915)
"... diffuse phases of the growth and later resting stages as one of the three dense chromatin nucleoli changing in chromaticity, in general reciprocally, ..."

5. Directory of Federal Laboratory and Technology Resources: A Guide to (1993)
"The optical properties measurement capability includes: spectral and total solar absorptivity, emissivity, chromaticity and gloss. In the ceramic materials ..."

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