heterochromia

[ hĕt′ə-rō-krōmē-ə ]

n.

A difference in coloration in two structures or two parts of the same structure that are normally alike in color.

Nearby words

  1. heterocercal,
  2. heterochlamydeous,
  3. heterochromatic,
  4. heterochromatin,
  5. heterochrome,
  6. heterochromic uveitis,
  7. heterochromosome,
  8. heterochromous,
  9. heterochronia,
  10. heterochrony


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