Meaning of subtractive color




Subtractive color


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Meaning and definition of subtractive color :


A way to produce colors by mixing dyes that contain varying proportions of the three subtractive primary colors—cyan magenta and yellow. Each dye subtracts its color from white light, leaving a balance of colored light. Dyes that absorb all wavelengths of light produce black.


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