eigengrau

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Eigengrau ‘intrinsic grey’.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɪɡənɡraʊ/

Noun[edit]

eigengrau (uncountable)

  1. The dark grey colour seen by the eyes in perfect darkness, as a result of signals from the optic nerves.