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Definition 1: either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments) - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where complementary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • yellow and blue are complementaries

Synonyms for complementary in the sense of this definition

(complementary is a kind of ...) a color that has hue

Definition 2: acting as or providing a complement (something that completes the whole) - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for complementary in the sense of this definition

(complementary is similar to ...) characterized or produced by addition

"an additive process"

Definition 3: of words or propositions so related that each is the negation of the other - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where complementary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • `male' and `female' are complementary terms

(complementary is similar to ...) of words: having opposite meanings

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