subtractive process

a process of color photography in which the colors are formed by combination of cyan, yellow, and magenta lights. Cf. additive process.
[1925-30]

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  • subtractive color — Photog. cyan, yellow, or magenta, as used in the subtractive process of color photography. Also called subtractive primary. * * * …   Universalium

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  • subtractive — /səbˈtræktɪv/ (say suhb traktiv) adjective 1. tending to subtract; having power to subtract. 2. Mathematics (of a quantity) that is to be subtracted; having the minus sign ( ). 3. a. (of a colour) reflecting light of a particular wavelength and… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • additive process — a process of color photography in which the colors are formed by the combination of red, green, and blue violet. Cf. subtractive process. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

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