a screen of dyed gelatin or glass for controlling or modifying the reproduction of the colors of the subject as photographed.Compare filter (def. 6).
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of color filter
First recorded in 1895–1900
Words nearby color filter
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