protanomaly

noun
prot·​anom·​a·​ly | \ -ə-lē How to pronounce protanomaly (audio) \
plural protanomalies

Medical Definition of protanomaly

: deficient color vision in which an abnormally large proportion of red is required to match the spectrum — compare deuteranomaly, trichromatism

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“Protanomaly.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/protanomaly. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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