trichromatic

[ trahy-kroh-mat-ik, -kruh- ]

adjective
  1. pertaining to the use or combination of three colors, as in printing or in color photography.

  2. pertaining to, characterized by, or involving three colors.

  1. Ophthalmology. of, relating to, or exhibiting normal color vision.

Origin of trichromatic

1
First recorded in 1890–95; tri- + chromatic
  • Also tri·chro·mic [trahy-kroh-mik]. /traɪˈkroʊ mɪk/.

Words Nearby trichromatic

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British Dictionary definitions for trichromatic

trichromatic

trichromic (traɪˈkrəʊmɪk)

/ (ˌtraɪkrəʊˈmætɪk) /


adjective
  1. photog printing involving the combination of three primary colours in the production of any colour

  2. of, relating to, or having normal colour vision

  1. having or involving three colours

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