deu·​ter·​an·​ope ˈdü-tə-rə-ˌnōp How to pronounce deuteranope (audio)
 also  ˈdyü-
: an individual affected with deuteranopia

Word History

First Known Use

1902, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of deuteranope was in 1902

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Cite this Entry

“Deuteranope.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

Medical Definition


deu·​ter·​an·​ope ˈd(y)üt-ə-rə-ˌnōp How to pronounce deuteranope (audio)
: an individual affected with deuteranopia
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