Definition of colour wheel in English:

colour wheel

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  • A circle with different coloured sectors used to show the relationship between colours.
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    • Using a group of neighbourly colours from the colour wheel you can create relaxed, comfortable room schemes that are easy to live with.
    • The use of a color wheel to demonstrate the differences in colors is helpful here.
    • Accessorise the room with the colours that lie between red and blue on the colour wheel - red-purple, purple, and blue-purple - and remember that a few well-chosen cushions can rescue the most disastrous scheme.

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody