Definition of achromic in English:

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Pronunciation: /eɪˈkrəʊmɪk/


Having no colour except black, white, or shades of grey: an achromic area of skin
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  • In place of the scaly discs there remained clear blotches of an achromic appearance.
  • Patients can also have plaque-like hematomas and achromic patches on the retina.
  • An achromic halo was obvious around the primary melanoma.


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

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