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Re^5: How many colors does a rainbow have?

by BrowserUk (Patriarch)
on May 10, 2017 at 22:46 UTC ( #1190022=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^4: How many colors does a rainbow have?
in thread How many colors does a rainbow have?

I thought indigo was named for the plant of the same name. (Or did I miss the point?)

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Re^6: How many colors does a rainbow have?
by jdporter (Chancellor) on May 11, 2017 at 23:35 UTC

    Certainly it was. But that doesn't mean that indigo dye actually looks like the same color as the "indigo" part of the spectrum.

    I should disclaim my claimers by noting that I'm only responding to the things folks have written, taken at face value, without doing any kind of fact-checking. They (and I) might well be completely wrong. :-)

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