What does achromatic mean?

achromatic in AZ Dictionary

(a) Designating color perceived to have zero saturation therefore no hue, eg natural grays, white, or black colored.
(a) Refracting light without spectral shade separation.
(a) Biology tough to stain with standard dyes. Utilized in mention of the cells or areas.
Destitute of shade; without color; transferring light without decomposing it into its constituent colors: because, an achromatic lens or telescope.
In biology: Colorless; hyaline.

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  • Sentence for "achromatic"
  • Synonym for "achromatic"
    • uncolored
  • Cross Reference for "achromatic"
    • achromatic lens, achromatic spindle, microscope, achromatic mass, achromatic * mirror * objective
  • Equivalent for "achromatic"
    • iron-gray, pearl gray, reddish-gray, inky-black, stone-grey
  • Etymologically Related for "achromatic"
    • achromaticity, chromatic, achromatic prism, achromatism, achromatic lens
  • Same Context for "achromatic"
    • 26-inch, all-sky, non-cpu, enharmonic, 18-inch
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