Definition of deuteranope in English:


Line breaks: deu¦ter|an¦ope
Pronunciation: /ˈdjuːt(ə)rəˌnəʊp


  • A person suffering from deuteranopia.
    More example sentences
    • The major difference between protanopes and deuteranopes is in their sensitivity to colored lights.
    • Protanopes, deuteranopes and tritanopes are unable to distinguish colours that lie between the relevant pairs of parallel lines.
    • About 4.6% of all males are deuteranomalous trichromats and the other 3.4% are evenly distributed amongst the protanomalous trichromats, deuteranopes and protanopes with a frequency of about 1% each.

More definitions of deuteranope

Definition of deuteranope in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little