trichromatic

adjective
tri·chro·mat·ic | \ˌtrī-krō-ˈma-tik \

Definition of trichromatic 

1 : of, relating to, or consisting of three colors trichromatic light

2a : relating to or being the theory that human color vision involves three types of retinal sensory receptors

b : characterized by trichromatism trichromatic vision

First Known Use of trichromatic

circa 1890, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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trichromatic

adjective
tri·chro·mat·ic | \ˌtrī-krō-ˈmat-ik \

Medical Definition of trichromatic 

1 : of, relating to, or consisting of three colors trichromatic light

2a : relating to or being the theory that human color vision involves three types of retinal sensory receptors

b : characterized by trichromatism trichromatic vision

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