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chromaticity

[ kroh-muh-tis-i-tee ]
/ ˌkroʊ məˈtɪs ɪ ti /
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noun Optics.
the quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelength and its purity.
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Origin of chromaticity

First recorded in 1900–05; chromatic + -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for chromaticity

chromaticity
/ (ˌkrəʊməˈtɪsɪtɪ) /

noun
the quality of a colour or light with reference to its purity and its dominant wavelength
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