achromaticity

noun
ach·​ro·​ma·​tic·​i·​ty | \ ˌa-krə-məˈtisətē, ˌā- \
plural -es

Definition of achromaticity

1 : the quality or state of being achromatic (as grayness of a color)
2 : degree of being achromatic

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First Known Use of achromaticity

1821, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Achromaticity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/achromaticity. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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