1 of or relating to dichromatism
2 having two colors; "a bicolor flower"; "a bicolored postage stamp" [syn: bicolor, bicolour, bicolored, bicoloured, bichrome]
EtymologyFrom Greek, chrōmatikós, pertaining to color
- to have or show two colors
- in Zoology, an animal with two colors not due to age or season
Dichromatic may refer to:
- Dichromatic, a form of colour-blindness in which only two light wavelengths are distinguished rather than the usual three.
- Dichromatic, describing an optical device which splits light into two parts according to its wavelength: a form of dichroism.
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