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Definition of CcMmYK

Subtractive colour model used in colour printing that uses 6 colour matrices: cyan (C), light cyan (c), magenta (M), light magenta (m), yellow (Y) and black (K). This is the most common hexachrome model in inkjet and is sometimes referred to as CMYKLcLm or CMYKcm.

Synonyms of CcMmYK

Related topics to CcMmYK

CMY, CMYK, CMYKOG, CMYKOGV, colour, colour management, colour profile, heptachromy, hexachromy, trichromy, monochromy, process colour, standard colour


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