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dichromatic

di·chro·mat·ic

dichromatic

pronunciation:
daI kro mae tihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having or showing two colors.
a dichromatic painting
definition 2: being partly colorblind; dichromic.
definition 3: having two color phases independent of sex or age, as some insects and birds.
a dichromatic hawk
derivation: dichromaticism (n.)
Word Parts
The word dichromatic contains the following parts:
di-2, diplo- Greek prefix that means two, double
synonyms:
bi-, bin-, du, duo
 
chrom, chromo, chromato, -chrome Greek root that means color, pigment; the element chromium or the substance chromatin