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English definition of “magenta”

magenta

noun [U] uk   /məˈdʒen.tə/ us  
a reddish-purple colour, one of the main colours that are used in colour printing and photographyLess common coloursCommon colours
magenta
adjective uk   us  
of a reddish-purple colour
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