colour used in a computer or photographic display to help in interpreting the image, as in the use of red to show high temperatures and blue to show low temperatures in an infrared image converter
- False colours
plural noun 1. a flag to which one is not entitled, flown esp in order to deceive: the ship was sailing under false colours 2. an assumed or misleading name or guise: to trade under false colours
- False conjugate
false conjugate n.
noun 1. a Marxist theory that people are unable to see things, especially exploitation, oppression, and social relations, as they really are; the hypothesized inability of the human mind to develop a sophisticated awareness of how it is developed and shaped by circumstances. 2. any belief or view that prevents a person from being able […]
- False cyst
false cyst n. See pseudocyst.