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color circle

noun
1.
a circular diagram displaying the colors of the spectrum as a sequence of segments of the circle and showing complementary colors opposite each other.
Origin of color circle
1875-1880
1875-80
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  • His color circle reduces to a straight line with yellow at one end and blue at the other.

    Psychology Robert S. Woodworth

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