chromatic spectrum


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Related to chromatic spectrum: electromagnetic spectrum, visible spectrum, Visible light spectrum

chro·mat·ic spec·trum

the continuum of colors that white light forms on passing through a prism or diffraction grating.
Synonym(s): color spectrum

chromatic spectrum

The portion of the spectrum that produces visible light. Wavelengths of about 3900 Å to 7700 Å are visible.
See also: spectrum