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English adjective: black and white

1. black and white not having or not capable of producing colors


SamplesBlack-and-white film.
A black-and-white TV.
The movie was in black and white.


Synonymsblack-and-white


Domain categoryphotography, picture taking


Antonymscolor, colour


English noun: black and white

1. black and white (communication) communication by means of written symbols (either printed or handwritten)


Synonymswritten communication, written language


Broader (hypernym)communication


Narrower (hyponym)code, codification, correspondence, piece of writing, prescription, prescription, print, reading, reading material, transcription, writing, writing, writing, written material, written text


Part holonymfolio, leaf

2. black and white (artifact) a black-and-white photograph or slide


Synonymsmonochrome


Broader (hypernym)exposure, photo, photograph, pic, picture









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