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chromatism

[kroh-muh-tiz-uh m] /ˈkroʊ məˌtɪz əm/
noun
2.
the abnormal coloration of leaves or other normally green parts of a plant.
Origin of chromatism
1715-1725
First recorded in 1715-25; chromat- + -ism
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chromatism in Medicine

chromatism chro·ma·tism (krō'mə-tĭz'əm)
n.

  1. Abnormal pigmentation.

  2. See chromatic aberration.

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