color-code

transitive verb

Definition of color-code

: to color (as wires or pipes) according to a key designed to facilitate identification

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First Known Use of color-code

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Color-code.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/color-code. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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