achromatopsia

[ey-kroh-muh-top-see-uh]

noun Pathology.


RELATED WORDS


Also a·chro·ma·to·pi·a [ey-kroh-muh-toh-pee-uh] /eɪˌkroʊ məˈtoʊ pi ə/, a·chro·ma·top·sy [ey-kroh-muh-top-see] /eɪˈkroʊ məˌtɒp si/.

Origin of achromatopsia

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Medicine definitions for achromatopsia

achromatopsia

[ā-krō′mə-tŏpsē-ə, ə-krō′-]

n.

A severe congenital deficiency in color perception, often associated with nystagmus and reduced visual acuity.achromatic vision monochromatism
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