achromatous

/ay kroh"meuh teuhs/, adj.
1. without color.
2. having little or inadequate color; lighter in color than normal.
[ACHROMAT(IC) + -OUS]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Achromatous — A*chro ma*tous, a. [See {Ahromatic}.] Lacking, or deficient in, color; as, achromatous blood. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • achromatous — [ā krō′mətəs] adj. [Gr achrōmatos: see ACHROMATIC] without color, or without enough color …   English World dictionary

  • achromatous — Colorless. * * * achro·ma·tous (ə kroґmə tus) colorless …   Medical dictionary

  • achromatous — /əˈkroʊmətəs/ (say uh krohmuhtuhs) adjective without colour; of a lighter colour than normal. {Greek achrōmatos} …   Australian English dictionary

  • achromatous — adjective having little or inadequate color • Similar to: ↑uncolored, ↑uncoloured …   Useful english dictionary

  • uncolored — adjective 1. without color pure water is uncolored • Syn: ↑uncoloured • Ant: ↑colored • Similar to: ↑achromatous, ↑achromic, ↑achromous …   Useful english dictionary

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