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Dominant wavelength
also called Complementary wavelength

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  1. and complementary wavelength are ways of describing non-spectral (polychromatic) light mixtures in terms of the spectral (monochromatic) light that evokes an identical perception of hue

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  2. a term from color science

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  3. The psychological perception known as color is commonly thought of as a function of the power spectrum of light frequencies impinging on the photoreceptors of the retina

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  4. On the CIE color coordinate space, a straight line drawn between the point for a given color and the point for the color of the illuminant can be extrapolated out so that it intersects the perimeter of the space in two points

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  5. The point of intersection nearer to the color in question reveals the dominant wavelength of the color as the wavelength of the pure spectral color at that intersection point

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