deuteranopia
noun Etymology: New Latin, from deuter- + 2a- + -opia; from the blindness to green, regarded as the second primary color Date: circa 1901 color blindness marked by usually complete loss of ability to distinguish colors • deuteranopic adjective

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  • Deuteranopia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda La deuteranopía o deuteranopsia es una disfunción visual consistente en alteración para la percepción del color, concretamente los individuos afectados tienen una carencia de sensibilidad para la percepción del color …   Wikipedia Español

  • deuteranopia — deuteranopia. См. дейтеронопия. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • deuteranopia — [do͞ot΄ər ə nō′pē ə, dyo͞ot΄ər ə nō′pē ə] n. [ DEUTER(O) + AN 1 + OPIA] a type of color blindness characterized by a loss of green vision and distortion of vision in the red yellow green part of the spectrum …   English World dictionary

  • deuteranopia —    Also known as deutan colour deficiency, deutan colour blindness, *Daltonism, and green red blindness. The term deuteranopia comes from the Greek words deuteros (second), an (not) and opsis (seeing). It translates roughly to not being able to… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • deuteranopía — Eng. Deuteranopia Discromatopsia caracterizada por una ceguera completa para el color verde. Presenta una longitud normal del espectro y reducción de los colores del espectro al azul y al rojo. Deuteranopsia …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • Deuteranopia — La deuteranopia es una disfunción visual consistente en alteración para la percepción del color, concretamente los individuos afectados tienen una carencia de sensibilidad para la percepción del color verde …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • deuteranopia — deuteranopic /dooh teuhr euh nop ik, dyooh /, adj. /dooh teuhr euh noh pee euh, dyooh /, n. Ophthalm. a defect of vision in which the retina fails to respond to the color green. [1900 05; < NL; see DEUTER , ANOPIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • deuteranopia — noun A form of color blindness. Involves a defect in distinguishing between red and green …   Wiktionary

  • Deuteranopia — Colorblindness of the red green type, also known as deuteranomaly 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… …   Medical dictionary

  • deuteranopia — deu·te·ra·no·pì·a s.f. TS med. incapacità di percepire il colore verde {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1956. ETIMO: der. di 1deutero e opia con an …   Dizionario italiano

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