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grey

Vox populi
adjective Referring to an older person, usually at or near the age of retirement.

Turner,

George Grey, English surgeon, 1877-1951.
Grey Turner sign - local areas of discoloration about the umbilicus and in the region of the loins, in acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis and other causes of retroperitoneal hemorrhage.

grey

A colour said to be achromatic or without hue. It varies in magnitude from white to black. Note: also spelt gray.
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Even in the growing segment of electric vehicles achromatic colors are still preferred although gray/silver appears to be more popular than white or black at this early stage in electric vehicle development.
About 80% of the responses to the principle hues, including red, yellow, green, blue, and purple were positive, compared with only 29.2% for the achromatic colors, including white, gray, and black (see Table 3).
For the achromatic colors, white attained a large number of positive responses (61.2%), compared with only 19.4% and 7.1% positive responses for black and gray, respectively.
Based on Munsell Color System, the present study used five principle (i.e., red, yellow, green, blue, and purple) and five intermediate hues (i.e., yellow-red, green-yellow, blue-green, purple-blue, and red-purple), in addition to three achromatic colors (i.e., white, gray, and black).
So for patients with SFD psychogenic pain was reflected in the following manner: red, orange, yellow (longwave part of the spectrum part of the spectrum), blue and violet (shortwave part of the spectrum), various shades from black to white (achromatic colors), combinations of red, orange and yellow with blue and violet (mixed colors in the longwave and shortwave parts of the spectrum), red, orange and yellow in combination with green and black-and-white (mixed colors in the longwave and shortwave parts of the spectrum and achromatic colors).
Our annual color trend forecast puts a higher focus on the developments of chromatic colors: when compared to achromatic colors such as white, silver, grey and black, chromatic colors change much faster and are strategically more important to our automotive OEM customers to appeal to their end-users, explained Chiharu Matsuhara, Chief Color Designer at BASF's Coatings division in Asia Pacific.
In addition, a continued strong interest in achromatic colors drives the use of innovative effect pigments that can add a smoother appearance or strong dimensional aspects.