dichromat definition

  • noun:
    • A person who can differentiate just two main colors
    • a person who possesses just two associated with three typical primary color-sensations; a red-blind or green-blind individual. The definition of presupposes the correctness of Young-Helmholtz concept of color-vision.
    • someone with the different kinds of dichromacy
    • somebody who can distinguish just two main colors
    • One who possesses just two regarding the three regular major color-sensations; a red-blind or green-blind person. The term presupposes the correctness of the Young-Helmholtz theory of color-vision.
    • people with some of the various forms of dichromacy

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