under color of

under the pretext of

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  • Under color removal — In four color printing (or more) under color removal (UCR) is the process of eliminating amounts of yellow, magenta, and cyan that would have added to a dark neutral (black) and replacing them with black ink during the color separation… …   Wikipedia

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  • under color of law — See color of law …   Black's law dictionary

  • color — col·or n: a legal claim to or appearance of a right or authority threats that gave color to an act of self defense usu. used in the phrase under color of a police officer held liable for violating the plaintiff s civil rights under color of state …   Law dictionary

  • Color printing — Color separation redirects here. For other uses, see Chroma key. Color printing or Colour printing is the reproduction of an image or text in color (as opposed to simpler black and white or monochrome printing). Any natural scene or color… …   Wikipedia

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