primary colour


primary colour
primary colours
N-COUNT: usu pl
Primary colours are basic colours that can be mixed together to produce other colours. They are usually considered to be red, yellow, blue, and sometimes green.

It comes in bright primary colours that kids will love.

(in AM, use primary color)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • primary colour — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms primary colour : singular primary colour plural primary colours art one of the colours red, blue, or yellow that are combined to make other colours, such as orange and green …   English dictionary

  • primary colour — pradinė spalva statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. elementary color; elementary colour; primary color; primary colour vok. Primärfarbe, f; Urfarbe, f rus. первичный цвет, m; первоначальный цвет, m pranc. couleur primaire, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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  • primary colour — noun Any of three colours which, when added to or subtracted from others in different amounts, can generate all other colours Red, blue and green are additive primary colours …   Wiktionary