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white light
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
White light is generally accepted as the presence of the complete visible spectrum (approximately 400-700 nm) of the electromagnetic spectrum where all the colors are blended to appear white, colorless or even slightly yellow to the eye.
Definition Source
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Broader Term
light
Related Term
solar radiation
Spanish
luz blanca
Term Number
50027