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Black and White

Describing an advertisement, especially one containing pictures, that lacks any color other than black and white. Because colors are more expensive than black ink on white paper, and because they are less likely to attract attention, black and white advertisements are comparatively inexpensive.
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You could wander along the canal till you came to broad green fields, with windmills here and there, in which cattle, black and white, grazed lazily.
The letter you've got in your hand is just a personal one, and what my friend has to say to you is written out there in black and white.
Sixty feet in the clear, the dim fire occasionally lighted, through shadowy cross-beams, the ridge-pole that was covered with sennit of coconut that was braided in barbaric designs of black and white and that was stained by the smoke of years almost to a monochrome of dirty brown.
The black will never understand the white, nor the white the black, as long as black is black and white is white.