color coded

Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of color coded

:each marked by a particular color
  • The trails on the mountain are all color coded.

Word by Word Definitions

color play
  1. : a phenomenon of light (such as red, brown, pink, or gray) or visual perception that enables one to differentiate otherwise identical objects

  2. : the aspect of the appearance of objects and light sources that may be described in terms of hue, lightness, and saturation (see saturation 4) for objects and hue, brightness, and saturation for light sources

  3. : a color other than and as contrasted with black, white, or gray

  1. : to give color to

  2. : to change the color of (as by dyeing, staining, or painting)

  3. : to change as if by dyeing or painting: such as

code play coded
  1. : a systematic statement of a body of law

  2. : a system of principles or rules

  3. : a system of signals or symbols for communication

  1. : to put in or into the form or symbols of a code

  2. : to specify the genetic code


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