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magenta

 [mah-jen´tah]
fuchsin or other salt of rosaniline.

magenta

/ma·gen·ta/ (mah-jen´tah) fuchsin or other salt of rosaniline.

magenta

(mə-jĕn′tə)
n.
1. See fuchsin.
2. A purplish red, one of the subtractive primary colors.

magenta

1. Hue produced by the additive mixture of red and blue. 2. Hue evoked by any combination of wavelengths which act as the complement of a wavelength of 515 nm. See complementary colour.