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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Being or having or characterized by hue; Based on a scale consisting of 12 semitones; Able to refract light without spectral color separation.

Usage examples (40)
  • It is tonal and highly chromatic, not coming across as old-fashioned.
  • A chromatic scale
  • chromatic lens
  • The term chromatic derives from the Greek word chroma, meaning color. for more
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