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tritanopic (ˌtraɪtəˈnɒpɪk; ˌtrɪt-) 

Definitions

adjective

  1. (pathology) relating to a form of colour blindness in which there is a tendency to confuse blues and greens and in which sensitivity to blue is reduced

tritanopia (ˌtraɪtəˈnəʊpɪə Pronunciation for tritanopia ; ˌtrɪt-) 

Definitions

noun

  1. a form of colour blindness in which there is a tendency to confuse blues and greens and in which sensitivity to blue is reduced

Derived Forms

tritanopic (ˌtraɪtəˈnɒpɪk Pronunciation for tritanopic ; ˌtrɪt-)  adjective

Word Origin

C19/20: from New Latin, from Greek tritos third + New Latin anopia blindness; signifying that only two thirds of the spectrum can be distinguished

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