trichromatic

adjective
tri·​chro·​mat·​ic | \ ˌtrī-krō-ˈma-tik How to pronounce trichromatic (audio) \

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 How to pronounce trichromatic (audio) \

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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