body color


: the color of the body of absorbing substances (such as gems) due to transmitted light
opposed to surface color
: a pigment that imparts opacity or hiding power to a paint
: an opaque coat of paint
: the predominant color of a house or other object as contrasted with the color of the trim

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“Body color.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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