color-blind person

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Noun1.color-blind person - a person unable to distinguish differences in hue
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
monochromat - a person who is completely color-blind
dichromat - a person with any of the various forms of dichromacy
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If you show orange color to a color-blind person, he will say it is pink: Pure pink and the vice versa.
For instance, where normal conditions are coded in green, warnings in yellow and danger in red, a color-blind person can miss a warning; or in documents where color is the main tool used to communicate information, such as weather maps, a color blind person can be at a loss.
63) ends with the claim that "a color-blind person and a noncarrier have no chance of having a color-blind child.