Definition of tritanope in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtrɪtənəʊp/


A person suffering from tritanopia.
Example sentences
  • People with congenitally weak ‘blue’ cone response, anomalous tritanopes, are virtually nonexistent.
  • Deuteranopes lack the middle-wave ` green’ receptors, and tritanopes lack the short-wave ` blue’ sensitive receptors.
  • Only the much more uncommon protanopes and tritanopes suffer from a loss of sensitivity with respect to one of their groups of spectrally selective photoreceptors.

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