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saturated color

[′sach·ə‚rād·əd ′kəl·ər]
(optics)
A pure color not contaminated by white.

saturation

1. The condition under which air at a given temperature and pressure holds the maximum amount of water vapor without causing precipitation.
2. The degree of purity of a color. A color is said to be saturated when it contains no white.
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