high colour

high colour

(hardware)
A colour depth of 16 (or 15) bits per pixel.

Compare true colour.
References in classic literature ?
But New York had so long resigned itself to Medora that only a few old ladies shook their heads over Ellen's gaudy clothes, while her other relations fell under the charm of her high colour and high spirits.
His face was perfectly round, and he had a very high colour, a white skin, red cheeks, and red lips.
Mary Ann was a tall girl too, somewhat dark like her mother, but with a round full face and a high colour in her cheeks.
Such a letter could not be read without putting Anne in a glow; and Mrs Smith, observing the high colour in her face, said--
She was a dark, elegant, alert girl in black, with a high colour and very quick, dark eyes; and after the ordinary interval she followed him into the inner room to take his order.
The gentleman was a plump, thickly-set man, about thirty, fashionably dressed, with a high colour, red lips and moustaches.
Digitally printed on to 100% cotton using reactive dyes which gives high colour quality.
Q: I have high colour, does this mean I can't use a blusher?
Sasha's got a high colour so I've avoided going too light as that would exaggerate her rosy skin tone,' explained colour pro Kenneth.
Behaving like a combination of pigments and dyes, Euroglow colours offer a high colour strength to both powder and solution, making them particularly suitable for powdered drinks.