achromatous

[ey-kroh-muh-tuh s]

adjective

without color.
having little or inadequate color; lighter in color than normal.

Nearby words

  1. achromatolysis,
  2. achromatophil,
  3. achromatophilia,
  4. achromatopsia,
  5. achromatosis,
  6. achromaturia,
  7. achromia,
  8. achromic,
  9. achromobacter,
  10. achromocyte

Origin of achromatous


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British Dictionary definitions for achromatous

achromatous

adjective

having little or no colour or less than is normal
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Medicine definitions for achromatous

achromatous

[ā-krōmə-təs, ə-krō-]

adj.

Having no color; colorless.

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