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- n. The dark grey colour seen by the eyes in perfect darkness, as a result of signals from the optic nerves.
From German Eigengrau ‘intrinsic grey’. (Wiktionary)
UK who want it all are still perceived as a problem, not least The first scene of Penelope Skinner's suggestively titled play - eigengrau being the light within seemingly absolute blackness - is so well-written that it leaves you expecting too