achro·​mia (ˈ)ā-ˈkrō-mē-ə How to pronounce achromia (audio)
variants also achroma
: loss or absence of normal pigmentation (as of the skin) : hypopigmentation
especially : albinism
achromic adjective

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“Achromia.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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