chroma

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See also: chromá and chromą

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color)

Noun[edit]

chroma

  1. (usually in combination) Color.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color)

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Noun[edit]

chroma (countable and uncountable, plural chromas)

  1. The colorfulness relative to the brightness of a similarly illuminated area
  2. The aspect of a colour's hue that depends on the amount of white or black in it; saturation
  3. (music) A note in a chromatic scale

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Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chroma

  1. Lenited form of croma.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chroma

  1. feminine nominative singular of chromy

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxrɔ.ma/
  • Rhymes: -ɔma
  • Syllabification: chro‧ma

Adjective[edit]

chroma

  1. feminine nominative/vocative singular of chromy

Verb[edit]

chroma

  1. third-person singular present of chromać