deuteranomalous
adjective Etymology: New Latin deuteranomalia (from deuter- + Latin anomalia anomaly) abnormal trichromatism + English -ous Date: 1911 exhibiting partial loss of green color vision so that an increased intensity of green is required in a mixture of red and green to match a given yellow • deuteranomaly noun

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  • deuteranomalous — deu·ter·anom·a·lous .d(y)üt ə rə näm ə ləs adj exhibiting partial loss of green color vision so that an increased intensity of this color is required in a mixture of red and green to match a given yellow …   Medical dictionary

  • deuteranomalous — deu·ter·anomalous …   English syllables

  • deuteranomalous — |d(y)üd.ər + adjective Etymology: New Latin deuteranomalia + English ous : exhibiting deuteranomaly …   Useful english dictionary

  • Color blindness — Colorblind and Colourblind redirect here. For other uses, see Colorblind (disambiguation). Color blindness or color deficiency Classification and external resources An 1895 illustration of normal vision and various kinds of color blindness …   Wikipedia

  • Deuteranomaly — Colorblindness of the red green type, also known as deuteranopia or Daltonism. The term Daltonism is derived from the name of the chemist and physicist, John Dalton (1766 1844). Dalton was born in a village in Cumberland, England where his father …   Medical dictionary

  • deuteranomaly — noun see deuteranomalous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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