color wheel definition

  • noun:
    • A circular diagram for which main and often intermediate colors tend to be organized sequentially in order for related colors tend to be alongside one another and complementary colors are opposing.
    • Alternative spelling of color wheel.
    • a chart which complementary colors (or their particular brands) tend to be arranged on opposite sides of a circle
    • A circular drawing in which major and often intermediate colors are arranged sequentially making sure that associated colors are close to both and complementary colors are contrary.
    • alternate spelling of color wheel.
    • a chart by which complementary colors (or their names) tend to be arranged on other edges of a circle

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