• WordNet 3.6
    • n chroma chromatic purity: freedom from dilution with white and hence vivid in hue
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n chroma In music: In Greek music, a modification of the usual diatonic scale.
    • n chroma The sign by which a note is raised or lowered a semitone; a sharp, ♯, or a flat, ♭.
    • n chroma An eighth-note or quaver, ♪. See croma.
    • n chroma A semitone or half-step, whether large or small. See semitone.
    • n chroma In rhetoric, a figure of speech which consists in speaking so as not to offend the hearer.
    • n chroma The degree of departure of a color-sensation from that of white or gray; the intensity of distinctive hue; color-intensity.
    • n chroma [capitalized] [NL.] In entomology, a genus of lepidopterous insects.
    • n chroma A double sharp, ×, or double flat, d♭.
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In literature:

We bound to Pam in New Caledonia to load chroma ore, and run ashore on dark night.
"Rídan The Devil And Other Stories" by Louis Becke
None are left out by its scales of hue, value, and chroma.
"A Color Notation" by Albert H. Munsell
With Illustrations in chroma-lithography, 719 pages, roy.
"A Statistical Inquiry Into the Nature and Treatment of Epilepsy" by Alexander Hughes Bennett

In news:

Mozaex Ships Chroma AV Server with iTunes, UltraViolet and Blu-ray Support.
Apple working on radially-based chroma noise reduction for cameras.
PARTY with WBLK TONIGHT 10pm at Chroma nightclub located at 132 Queens Quay East in downtown Toronto inside the Government building with WBLK's ED NICE BROADCASTING LIVE with special guest Toronto's Video Vixen Aaliyah Maria.
QuadTech Acquired by Chroma Systems Solutions.
A chroma -key is the device that changes the "green screen" in the studio into an image.
Upper Marlboro, MD-based Chroma Graphics has doubled its digital print revenue since installing Xerox Corp.'s iGen4 EXP digital press.
Chroma-Q Studio Force Phosphor Range.
Apple working on radially -based chroma noise reduction for cameras.
Russin will be carrying raw shingles in Extra, B and C grade and will also act as the exclusive distributor for Bardobec's B-Chroma line of Prefinished shingles .
Clip for 'Hypnotic Knights' standout makes good use of Chroma key.
New products include the Chroma-Q™ Color Block 2™ LED fixture and Magic Box™ EtherSwitch 7™ Ethernet switch.
AC Lighting Chroma-Q Color Block 2.
Chroma-Q Color Block 2 is a multipurpose LED fixture that combines a second generation feature set with the original model's modularity and wide range of mounting accessories.
Set designer Dominic Tolfts and lighting designer Dave Davey used 384sq-m of Chroma-Q™ Color Web 250 on the set of last week's UK prime time ITV1 entertainment show Britain's Got Talent.
An analog NTSC signal for TV channel 32—the large spike on the left at 579.250MHz is the video carrier, the small spike at 582.8295 is the chroma carrier, and the far right spike at 583.750MHz is the audio carrier.

In science:

Chroma slightly modified linear congruential generator RANNYU is implemented – LCG(a = 31167285,m = 248 ).
Pseudo-random number generators for Monte Carlo simulations on Graphics Processing Units
Chroma-DepthT M glasses were developed by Steenblik (1996) and use a pair of prisms to disperse and then recombine light, such that colour provides parallax information: red ob jects appear closer to the viewer than blue ob jects.
Future Directions in Astronomy Visualisation
As with anaglyphs, chroma-stereoscopic images can be presented on monitors or printed as hardcopies.
Future Directions in Astronomy Visualisation
We acknowledge the use of Chroma for part of our analysis.
Precision tests of the J/{\psi} from full lattice QCD: mass, leptonic width and radiative decay rate to {\eta}_c
We have made use of the Chroma software package for some of the analysis.
Charmed hadron spectroscopy on the lattice for $N_f=2+1$ flavours