tritanopic


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Related to tritanopic: deuteranopia
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Adj.1.tritanopic - inability to see the color blue or to distinguish the colors blue and yellowtritanopic - inability to see the color blue or to distinguish the colors blue and yellow
blind, unsighted - unable to see; "a person is blind to the extent that he must devise alternative techniques to do efficiently those things he would do with sight if he had normal vision"--Kenneth Jernigan
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Thus, trichromats (persons exhibiting trichromacy) can be either protanomalous, deuteranomalous, or tritanomalous, while dichromats can be either protanopic, deuteranopic, or tritanopic.
We have found (Davies, Laws, Jerrett & Corbett, submitted) some evidence that people in rural Africa are mildly 'tritanopic' (blue-yellow colour vision anomaly), but it is likely that this is due to 'premature ageing' of the lens due to the cumulative effect of UV.
The cardinal direction studies find that LGN cell activity clusters around a GR axis and another axis which corresponds to a tritanopic confusion line rather than to the YB axis that one might have expected.