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hue

(hyū),
One of the three qualities of color; that property by which colors of the spectrum are distinguished from each other and from grays of similar brightness; determined by the wavelength or a combination of wavelengths of light.

hue

Attribute of colour sensation, such as blue, red, green, etc., which is ordinarily associated with a given wavelength of the light stimulating the retina, as distinguished from the attributes of brightness and saturation. See Bezold-Brücke phenomenon; differential threshold.
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Huer the squire, who is responsible for reminding the knight that in the event of the con being unable to respond to his questions the cul can be called into service to compensate for the deficiency, plays the role of adjuvant in support of the knight just as helpful women (the mother in Le Velous or L'Espee, the friendly neighbour in Le Cuvier) come to the support of the wife in fable literature.
Huer said student interest in the Adobe application courses reflects the fundamental importance of digital communications skills today.
C'etait fabuleux de les voir reagir, d'avoir un parti pris; huer un personnage qu'ils aimaient moins et applaudir un autre qui avait du succes dans son aventure.
Collaborative partnerships characterized by factors such as trust, respect, communication, shared vision, and cultural sensitivity were identified as critical for effective partnerships with families in decision making about augmentative communication (Parette, Brotherson, & Huer, 2000), inclusion (Soodak & Erwin, 2000), and serving children with problem behaviors (Park & Turnbull, 2002).