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Mauve is a pale bluish purple. Compared to a pale magenta, mauve is a more grey and more blue color. It is often described as a pale violet. More »

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Colors that match mauve include other shades of purple, shades of green, gray and blue. Green is mauve's complementary color, while purple variations match because of similar color elements. More »

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Sample images of the color indigo are available on Depaul University's website. A strip of the color indigo, along with its correspondinghexadecimal value, is also featured at W3Schools. As of 2015, indigo is one of 140 ... More »

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Sample images of the color indigo are available on Depaul University's website. A strip of the color indigo, along with its correspondinghexadecimal value, is also featured at W3Schools. As of 2015, indigo is one of 140 ... More »

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Lavender is a light value of the tertiary color red-violet, so it is made of shades of red and blue. Specifically, lavender has more red than blue. It also includes some white to create the tint. More »

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No combination of other colors can be used to make white paint because any other color of paint absorbs some of at least one particular wavelength. Combining paints or filters to form other colors is known as subtractive... More »

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Vermilion is a vivid reddish-orange color. Originally, the vermilion pigment was made from grinding the mineral cinnabar, which contains mercury. Because mercury is toxic, a new synthetic pigment called cadmium red was d... More »

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