Any of a group of colors from which all other colors can be obtained by mixing.
- It consists of two complementary colors (yellow and cyan), a primary color and colorless.
- Bobby's group concentrated on still-life in oils and working with an extended colour palette had an opportunity to explore and under-stand colour, using primary colours and their complements.
- His love for colour, in particular primary colours, was his inspiration, and some of his art work still sits in the Red Room.
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Syllabification: pri·ma·ry col·or
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