red-green blindness
noun Date: 1888 deficiency of color vision ranging from imperfect perception of red and green to an ability to see only tones of yellow, blue, and gray — called also red-green color blindness

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • red-green blindness — red green color blindness popular name for any imperfect perception of red and green tints, including all the most common types of color vision deficiency. See deuteranomaly, deuteranopia, protanomaly, and protanopia …   Medical dictionary

  • red-green blindness — ˈ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ noun : a dichromatism in which the spectrum is seen in tones of yellow and blue see daltonism, deuteranopia, protanopia …   Useful english dictionary

  • red-green color blindness — n deficiency of color vision ranging from imperfect perception of red and green to an ability to see only tones of yellow, blue, and gray called also red green blindness …   Medical dictionary

  • red-green color blindness — noun see red green blindness …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Red green — may refer to:Politics * Ecosocialism or an ecosocialist * A red green alliance or coalition of Green and socialist parties * Red Green Alliance (Denmark), a left wing Danish party * Red Green Coalition (Norway), a three party… …   Wikipedia

  • green-blindness — n. A defect of color vision characterized by inability to distinguish green and purplish red. Syn: deuteranopia, daltonism. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • red-green color blindness — noun confusion of red and green • Syn: ↑red green dichromacy, ↑red green colour blindness • Hypernyms: ↑dichromacy, ↑dichromatism, ↑dichromatopsia, ↑dichromia, ↑dichromasy …   Useful english dictionary

  • red-green colour blindness — noun confusion of red and green • Syn: ↑red green dichromacy, ↑red green color blindness • Hypernyms: ↑dichromacy, ↑dichromatism, ↑dichromatopsia, ↑dichromia, ↑dichromasy …   Useful english dictionary

  • red-green dichromacy — noun confusion of red and green • Syn: ↑red green color blindness, ↑red green colour blindness • Hypernyms: ↑dichromacy, ↑dichromatism, ↑dichromatopsia, ↑dichromia, ↑dichromasy …   Useful english dictionary

  • green-blindness — noun dichromacy characterized by a lowered sensitivity to green light resulting in an inability to distinguish green and purplish red • Syn: ↑deuteranopia, ↑Daltonism • Derivationally related forms: ↑green blind, ↑deuteranopic (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

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