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chromatism


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chromatism  \Chro"ma*tism\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  a  coloring.] 
  1.  (Optics)  The  state  of  being  colored,  as  in  the  case  of 
  images  formed  by  a  lens. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  An  abnormal  coloring  of  plants. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chromatism 
  n  1:  hallucinatory  perception  of  colored  lights 
  2:  abnormal  pigmentation 




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