What is COLOR MATCHING SYSTEM (CMS)?

For a print job, it is comparing a wheel of color swatches used for matching colors with standard inks used in commercial printing. A method for specifying colors. The most popular CMS is the Pantone Matching System. Refer also to color management system.

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