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visible spectrum

[′viz·ə·bəl ′spek·trəm]
(spectroscopy)
The range of wavelengths of visible radiation.
A display or graph of the intensity of visible radiation emitted or absorbed by a material as a function of wavelength or some related parameter.
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Each cone has a particular sensitivity for blue, green or red, and less to the rest of the colour spectrum. These sensitivities overlap so that wavelengths other than pure blue, green or red also trigger colour perceptions - for example, where light hits an overlapping curve of red and blue, the colour purple is "seen".
The tensors of the interdependences of the pairs of image clips generalized according to the RGB colour spectrum are assessed applying the matrices the correlation coefficients.
CARA Delevingne continued her trip through the hair colour spectrum with a new rainbow coloured 'do' this week.
Red topped the colour spectrum for the bright most associated with confidence.
The extensive colour spectrum of Alesta opens up a whole new universe of possibilities for achieving utterly unique results: The choice of structure, gloss and colour provides the designer with a full spectrum which only Alesta says it can offer.
The A840 has been pegged as a super slim walkman as it is just 7.2mm thick, and also sports a high-contrast 2.8-inch OLED (organic LED) screen that has a resolution of 720x480 pixels, a very quick response time and a wide colour spectrum. Other notable features of the A840 include inbuilt Digital Noise Cancelling, and S-Master Digital Amplifier technology.
The great bargain grabbing public are apparently mainly women, accompanied by small girls with a purse full of coppers eager to snap up anything that sparkles in the sunlight or is from the magenta to lilac colour spectrum.
Make-up artist Claire went for a striking make-up look: `Karen's skin is a lovely warm, creamy colour, so I'm opting for orangey tones - the direct opposite to blue on the colour spectrum, which will really emphasise Karen's fantastic aquamarine eyes.'
Dip into opposite sides of the colour spectrum to find shades that contrast, yet complement each other.
As brown hair is lightened it goes through a colour spectrum - from brown to red to blonde.
Overseal of Swains Park, Park Road, Overseal, Swadlincote, tel:0128 322 4221, offer colours from yellow through the colour spectrum to black in water and oil dispersible forms.
At Inca, on Majorca, the Balearic Technological and European Business Innovation Centre is planar and sculptural, with a colour spectrum from white to off-white, yet has little of the stiffness or pedantry often found in art and architecture of this sort.