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achromic Line breaks: achro¦mic
Pronunciation: /eɪˈkrəʊmɪk/

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Definition of achromic in English:


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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