Color Graphics Adapter (CGA)

Technology / Computers / Color Graphics Adapter (CGA): Stands for Color Graphics Adapter. Introduced by IBM as their first microcomputer color standard. This graphics card allowed a maximum of four colors at a resolution of 320 x 200 or two colors at 640 x 200.

Other Words for Color

Color Noun Synonyms: tint, dye, stain, paint, crayon, tincture, tinge, pigment
Color Adjective Synonyms: hue, tint, tincture, shade, tone, cast, tinge, pigmentation, pigment, dye
Color Verb Synonyms: influence, affect, distort, falsify, taint, warp, twist, slant, pervert, bias
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Graduated Color

Life Style / Painting / Graduated Color: The range of color from light to dark or from warm to cool that results in a gradually changing effect. MORE

Fugitive Colors

Life Style / Painting / Fugitive Colors: The pigments in the 'fugitive' class of paints have the unfortunate characteristic of looking beautiful and unique when first painted but show bad side-effects over time. Side effects include fading t MORE

Flat Color

Life Style / Painting / Flat Color: Any area of a painting that has an unbroken single hue and value. MORE

Display Adapter

Technology / Computers / Display Adapter: The interface between the computer and the monitor. Transmits the signals that, in turn, appear as images on the display. This can be an expansion card or an integrated chip on the motherboard. MORE

Hand Coloring

Entertainment / Photography / Hand Coloring: Process of applying color tints, in the form of paint, to a photographic image to create or enhance the color effect. MORE

Lighting Color

Technology / Television (TV) / Lighting Color: Light may be 'colored' by placing a filter or gelatin in front of a light source. MORE

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