deuteranomalous


deu·ter·anom·a·lous

adjective \ˌdü-tə-rə-ˈnä-mə-ləs also ˌdyü-\

Definition of DEUTERANOMALOUS

:  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
deu·ter·anom·a·ly \-ˈnä-mə-lē\ noun

Origin of DEUTERANOMALOUS

New Latin deuteranomalia (from deuter- + Latin anomalia anomaly) abnormal trichromatism + English -ous
First Known Use: 1911

deu·ter·anom·a·lous

adjective \ˌd(y)üt-ə-rə-ˈnäm-ə-ləs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DEUTERANOMALOUS

: 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

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