trichromatism

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noun tri·chro·ma·tism \(ˌ)trī-ˈkrō-mə-ˌti-zəm\

Definition of trichromatism

  1. :  color vision based on the perception of three primary colors and especially red, green, and blue

Circa 1895

First Known Use of trichromatism

circa 1895


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trichromatism

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noun tri·chro·ma·tism \(ˈ)trī-ˈkrō-mə-ˌtiz-əm\

Medical Definition of trichromatism

  1. 1:  the quality or state of being trichromatic

  2. 2:  color vision based on the perception of three primary colors and especially red, green and blue—compare deuteranomaly, protanomaly


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