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color saturation

[′kəl·ər sach·ə′rā·shən]
(optics)
The degree to which a color is mixed with white; high saturation means little white, low saturation means much white. Also known as chroma; saturation.
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The balance parameter [alpha], [beta], [gamma] may be adjusted based on the user's preference for the details of the brightness, the contrast, and the colorfulness.
The first one is hue, the dominant wavelength (defining the color); the second dimension is chroma, capturing colorfulness (color intensity compared to gray); and the third is luminance, pertaining to brightness ("amount" of gray).
While working with fabrics for his collection, he makes sure the uniqueness of the textiles that he uses, other than their accuracy in colorfulness and texture, lies in the fact that they are very fine, pleasant to the touch and travel well; they compliment the female body, expose what should be exposed and hide what should be hidden.
On the contrary, they were rather simplistic and lacking ah the force and colorfulness of most of the participants in narratives (see Appendix 1).
Extreme members might be favored for reasons of colorfulness and balance (Cook, 1986).
Respectively, these all impact the perceptions of colorfulness, brilliance and observer variability (or metamerism), the inverse of which can be considered observer similarity.
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As a rule, a respect for other cultures means an appreciation for their diversities, colorfulness, but mostly focusing on those features of a culture in which it is different from ours.
Flaubert himself--extravagance and colorfulness vs.
The new HSYK has represented the variety and colorfulness of Turkish society, boosting its legitimacy in the eyes of the public as well as among professionals in the legal community.
Terms from psychophysics that are employed in this manuscript Term Definition Discrimination task A forced-choice task in which a subject is asked to choose between two (or sometimes more) stimuli using a perceptual criterion such as brightness, colorfulness, sweetness, or loudness.