deuteranopia


deu·ter·an·opia

noun \ˌdü-tə-rə-ˈnō-pē-ə also ˌdyü-\

Definition of DEUTERANOPIA

:  color blindness marked by usually complete loss of ability to distinguish colors
deu·ter·an·opic \-ˈnō-pik, -ˈnä-pik\ adjective

Origin of DEUTERANOPIA

New Latin, from deuter- + 2a- + -opia; from the blindness to green, regarded as the second primary color
First Known Use: circa 1901

deu·ter·an·opia

noun \ˌd(y)üt-ə-rə-ˈnō-pē-ə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DEUTERANOPIA

: color blindness marked by usually complete loss of ability to distinguish colors
deu·ter·an·opic \-ˈnō-pik, -ˈnäp-ik\ adjective

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