Definition of Dichromatopsia

1. Noun. A deficiency of color vision in which the person can match any given hue by mixing only two other wavelengths of light (as opposed to the three wavelengths needed by people with normal color vision).




Medical Definition of Dichromatopsia

1. Synonym: dichromatism. Origin: G. Di-, two, + chroma, colour, + opsis, vision (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dichromatopsia

dichroiscope
dichroiscopes
dichroism
dichroisms
dichroite
dichroites
dichromacy
dichromasy
dichromat
dichromate
dichromates
dichromatically
dichromatism
dichromatisms
dichromatopsia (current term)
dichromats
dichromia
dichromic
dichromic acid
dichromism
dichromium
dichromophil
dichroous
dichroscope
dichroscopes
dichroscopic
dicht
dichted

Literary usage of Dichromatopsia

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1. A Pocket medical dictionary: Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the ...by George Milbry Gould by George Milbry Gould (1920)
"Dichroism, di'-kro-izm. The property of assuming various colors when viewed in different directions. dichromatopsia, dik-ro~mat-op'-se-ah. ..."

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