Maxwell disk

noun

Definition of Maxwell disk

: one of two or more radially slit and concentric disks of different colors that may be overlapped by adjustable amounts to yield the average color when rotated rapidly

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“Maxwell disk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maxwell%20disk. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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