anomaloscope

noun
anom·​a·​lo·​scope | \ ə-ˈnäm-ə-lə-ˌskōp How to pronounce anomaloscope (audio) \

Medical Definition of anomaloscope

: an optical device designed to test color vision by matching a yellow light which may be varied in intensity with a combination of red and green lights of constant intensity

Learn More About anomaloscope

Dictionary Entries Near anomaloscope

anogenital

anomaloscope

anomalous

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Anomaloscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/anomaloscope. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!