color contamination

color contamination

[′kəl·ər kən‚tam·ə′nā·shən]
(electronics)
An error in the color rendition of a color television picture that results from incomplete separation of the paths that carry different color components of a picture.
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Dyna-Purge A reportedly combines features of both mechanical and chemical purging products, with non-hazardous ingredients that reach all stagnation areas and break down the color contamination.
In olden days, the color contamination in the cotton was identified by the labor's working in the industry.
These processing plants usually will not allow colored fiber to be processed there, understandably, to prevent color contamination into the white.
Then the feed system booth was completely cleaned and a pound of the new powder in dark blue was sprayed out to check for color contamination.