monochromatism

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mon·o·chro·ma·tism

 (mŏn′ə-krō′mə-tĭz′əm)
n.
1. The condition of being completely colorblind.
2. The quality or condition of having or exhibiting only one color: sexual monochromatism in plumage.

monochromatism

(ˌmɒnəʊˈkrəʊməˌtɪzəm) or

monochromasy

n
(Pathology) a visual defect in which all colours appear as variations of a single hue

mon•o•chro•ma•tism

(ˌmɒn əˈkroʊ məˌtɪz əm)

n.
a defect of vision in which the retina fails to perceive color.
[1860–65]

monochromatism

1. the quality of being of only one color or in only one color, as a work of art.
2. a defect of eyesight in which the retina cannot perceive color. — monochromatic, adj.
See also: Color
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monochromatism - complete color blindnessmonochromatism - complete color blindness; colors can be differentiated only on the basis of brightness
color blindness, color vision deficiency, colour blindness, colour vision deficiency - genetic inability to distinguish differences in hue
Translations

monochromatism

[ˌmɒnəʊˈkrəuməˌtɪzm] nmonocromatismo