Definition of color filter in English:

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color filter

Pronunciation: /ˈkələr ˈfiltər/


A photographic filter that absorbs light of certain colors.
Example sentences
  • Meanwhile, her colour filter lenses strapped over my eyes induced a feeling of complete calm.
  • The amazing quality was achieved by the use of three monochrome transparencies, each exposed through a colour filter, designed to be melded by simultaneous projection on a screen.
  • He figured out how to use black-and-white photographic film and color filters to create full-color visualizations.

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Syllabification: col·or fil·ter

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