Definición de tritanopia en inglés:

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tritanopia

Pronunciación: /ˌtrītnˈōpēə/

sustantivo

A rare form of color-blindness resulting from insensitivity to blue light, causing confusion of greens and blues. Compare with protanopia.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Protanopia, deuteranopia and tritanopia are all types of dichromatism.
  • Sometimes tritanopia occurs due to disease, because the short wavelength cone is more fragile than the other cone types.
  • With tritanopia, the person is deficient in blue and yellow perception, although he is still sensitive to red and green.

Origen

Early 20th century: from trito- 'third' (referring to blue as the third color in the spectrum) + an-1 'without' + -opia.

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