complementary color

noun

Definition of complementary color

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: one of two colors (such as red and green) that are very different from each other and produce a dull color (such as brown or gray) when they are mixed together

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“Complementary color.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/complementary%20color. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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