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colour assimilation


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A tendency for a colour to become tinged with a different colour that is juxtaposed with it, as when an area of colour such as grey is surrounded by an area of another colour such as red that is not its complementary colour. US color assimilation. See also assimilation (6). Compare colour contrast.

Subjects: Psychology.


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