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col·or·blindor col·or-blind (kŭl′ər-blīnd′)
1. Partially or totally unable to distinguish certain colors.
a. Not subject to racial prejudices.
b. Not discriminating on the basis of race: a college with a colorblind admissions policy.
a. unable to distinguish one or more chromatic colors.
b. unable to distinguish colors, seeing only shades of gray, black, and white.
2. showing or characterized by freedom from racial bias.
col′or blind`ness, n.
Unable to distinguish certain colors. Humans who are color-blind usually cannot distinguish red from green. Many animals, including cats and dogs, are able to distinguish only a few colors.
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|Adj.||1.||color-blind - unable to distinguish one or more chromatic colors|
|2.||color-blind - unprejudiced about race|