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1. Manifesting dichroism.
2. Manifesting dichromatism.

[From Greek dikhroos, bicolored : di-, two; see di-1 + khrōs, color, skin.]


(daɪˈkrəʊɪk) or


1. (General Physics) (of a solution or uniaxial crystal) exhibiting dichroism
2. (General Physics) another word for dichromatic
3. (Zoology) another word for dichromatic
4. (Colours) another word for dichromatic
[C19: from Greek dikhroos having two colours, from di1 + khrōs colour]


(daɪˈkroʊ ɪk)

also di•chro•it•ic

(ˌdaɪ kroʊˈɪt ɪk)

1. characterized by dichroism: dichroic crystal.
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