Definition of achromic in English:


Line breaks: achro¦mic
Pronunciation: /eɪˈkrəʊmɪk


  • Having no colour except black, white, or shades of grey: an achromic area of skin
    More example sentences
    • The lesions consisted of round achromic patches of two to three centimeters in diameter.
    • Her face turned an achromic color, as if she had seen a ghost.
    • An achromic halo was obvious around the primary melanoma.


mid 18th century: from a-1 + Greek khrōma 'colour'.

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