mis value

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value  [%PREMIUM_LINK%]     (vāl'y)  Pronunciation Key 
  1. Mathematics An assigned or calculated numerical quantity.

  2. The relative darkness or lightness of a color. Value measures where a color falls on an achromatic scale from white to black. Compare hue, saturation.

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