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false colour A term used in remote sensing techniques to describe the display of data collected in a number of different wavelengths, usually longer or shorter than those perceptible to the naked eye. Typical false-colour images include infrared data, which are often displayed as visible red. Thus green vegetation, which is highly reflective in the infrared, typically appears red on a false-colour image.

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false colour

false colour In remote sensing techniques, the display of data collected in a number of different wavelengths, usually longer or shorter than those perceptible to the naked eye. Typical false-colour images include infrared data, which are often displayed as visible red. Thus green vegetation, which is highly reflective in the infrared, typically appears red on a false-colour image.

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"false colour." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved December 12, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/false-colour-0