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Related to monochromacy: dichromacy
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Noun1.monochromacy - complete color blindnessmonochromacy - 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
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While cone monochromacy on land is rare, it may be a common strategy in the marine environment.
S-cone monochromacy (also known as blue-cone monochromacy) occurs as a result of a rearrangement or loss of the L- and M-opsin gene array.
Rod monochromacy is a rare disorder which is characterised by reduced visual acuity, photophobia, nystagmns and complete colour blindness.