What does black and white mean?

black and white meaning in General Dictionary

depicted only in monochrome colors or perhaps in tones of gray also known as monochromatic and monochrome of pictures Opposite of shade or perhaps in color and contrasting with polychrome technicolor three color as a black and white television black and white film the movie ldquoSchindlers Listrdquo was shot in black-and-white

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  • printing or writing particularly the result of the publishing process
  • devoid of or perhaps not capable of producing colors
  • interaction by means of written signs (either printed or handwritten)
  • a black-and-white picture or slip

Sentence Examples with the word black and white

The main architectural features of Genoa are its medieval churches, with striped facades of black and white marble, and its magnificent 16th-century palaces.

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