hy·per·chro·mic adj \-ˈkrō-mik\
: of, relating to, or characterized by hyperchromia
: of, relating to, or characterized by increased absorption especially of ultraviolet light <hyperchromic effect in DNA molecules subjected to heat>
—hy·per·chro·mic·i·ty \-krō-ˈmis-ət-ē\ noun, plural hy·per·chro·mic·i·ties
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