color vision

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n color vision the normal ability to see colors
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Usage

In literature:

I saw Raphael spread his visions of beauty in immortal colors.
"Gov. Bob. Taylor's Tales" by Robert L. Taylor
Or was it really Anne, this little vision in rose color with glowing cheeks and sparkling eyes?
"Grace Harlowe's Plebe Year at High School" by Jessie Graham Flower
I gazed out at them as they glided by and saw in them some of the rose-colored visions of my youth.
"Tales of the Malayan Coast" by Rounsevelle Wildman
It was a moment of clear vision to Betty Leicester, and her cheeks flushed with bright color.
"Betty Leicester" by Sarah Orne Jewett
One of the instruments was a color vision screen, tuned in to a room in which there was a mahogany desk, at which was seated a man in uniform.
"Double Take" by Richard Wilson
In other words, the kind of vision that we have when the eye is dark-adapted is totally color-blind.
"Psychology" by Robert S. Woodworth
Blotches of color danced before their vision.
"Big Pill" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
In the rest of the world people watched their color-vision shows without interruption.
"The Secret of the Ninth Planet" by Donald Allen Wollheim
My stomach had really begun to gyrate, and my vision had started growing colored.
"Life Blood" by Thomas Hoover
In vain does he even relate the vision of a holy woman who had seen a very brilliant soul of the color of the air.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 9 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
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In poetry:

Yet not alone to charm thy sight
Was given the vision fair;?
Gaze on that arch of colored light,
And read God's mercy there.
"The Rainbow" by Felicia Dorothea Hemans
White virgin lilies, mignonette,
Blown rose, and pink, and violet,
A breath of fragrance passing by;
Visions of beauty and decay,
Colors and shapes that could not stay,
The fairest, sweetest, first to die.
"The Birthday Wreath" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

Can-Pack Group (Brzesko, Poland) has specified KromaKing technology from Applied Vision Corp. (Akron, OH) for performing color converted end inspection at the company's beverage can factory in Brzesko, Poland.
Harbor resident Ralph Martin has a vision – one full of color, creativity and fire hydrant s.
Educated on color machine vision, camera interface technologies.
Cameras for high speed color acquisition are GigE Vision-compliant.
Some manufacturers add full-color HD cams or the light-intensification technology that's more commonly seen in night-vision monoculars.
Test vision factors including depth and color perception and the ability to focus and coordinate the eyes.
The Innova 40i digital readout (DRO) system is dubbed the "true vision" due to its high-resolution TFT color screen.
Proprietary PPG pigment gives highly-reflective, vibrant color to airline's vision.
"The contrast of white whale-shark spots on darker skin is well suited to a machine vision technique known as 'blob extraction,' which measures the locations and dimensions of pixel groups of a single color," Arzoumanian explains.
Harbor resident Ralph Martin has a vision – one full of color, creativity and fire hydrants .
Court Awards Color Kinetics Costs & Attorneys' Fees In Case Against Super Vision.
Operators can utilize three additional low-light color LED modes to meet additional tactical needs: Red for low light operations , night vision retention or emergency use.
Analyses of primate visual pigments show that our color vision evolved in an unusual way and that the brain is more adaptable than generally thought.
Gray tints protect eyes without distorting color vision.
Karen Kilimniks vision of the new fall season needs to be colorized.
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In science:

Examples of the brain completing images are the filling in of the blind spot, the coloring of periferal vision and the completion of a square.
A model of memory, learning and recognition
Cones are essential for central vision as well as color vision.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
In general, individuals with Macular Degeneration see no color or detail. The condition is similar to having night vision, and many individuals prefer to keep light levels low.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
In an information theoretic vision the color of the root is an information transmitted through a noisy channel, the tree.
On the freezing of variables in random constraint satisfaction problems
The interaction between the outputs of these three kinds of cones forms the basis of color vision.
Quantum Mechanical Basis of Vision
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