White light passing though a prism creates the full spectrum of prismatic colors.
Prismatic colors are the colors that can be seen when white light goes through a prism.
Examples of the prismatic colors are red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet.
the colors of the visible spectrum produced by passing white light through a prism; red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet
- (physics, optics, American) Colours visible when white light is splitted in a prisma.