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Definition of the adjective achromatic

What does achromatic mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. having no hue

Alternative definition of the adjective achromatic

adjective

  1. [optics] Free from color; transmitting light without color-related distortion.
  2. Containing components such as achromatic lenses and prisms, designed to prevent color-related distortion.
  3. [biology] Uncolored; not absorbing color from a fluid; -- said of tissue
  4. [music] Having only the diatonic notes of the scale; not modified by accidentals.
  5. Being achromatic in subject

Phrases with achromatic

  1. achromatic lens
  2. achromatic color
  3. achromatic colour
  4. achromatic vision

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Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Practical Astronomy (2012)

by C. R. Kitchin

achromatic doublet See achromatic lens. achromatic lens A lens in which the chromatic aberration has been reduced compared with that to be expected from a simple lens. The first achromat was invented by Chester Moor Hall in 1733 and ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1842)

Compound Achromatic Microscope. Although the achromatic microscope has only recently “chromatic come into use as an effective and superior instrument, yet microscope. M. Sel. ligues. it can scarcely be considered as a new instrument.

Google previewDictionary of Optometry and Visual Science (2014)

by Michel Millodot

achromat See lens, achromatic. achromatic 1. See lens, achromatic. 2. The condition of being totally colour blind.

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (2009)

by Ari Ben-Menahem

Independently invented the achromatic telescope, using an objective lens, composed of two kinds of glass so that the chromatic aberration in one kind of glass is compensated for by the other kind of glass. Hall, an amateur scientist from Essex, ...

Google previewCommunications Standard Dictionary (2012)

by Martin H. Weik

achromatic 11 accommodation. A function of the human eye, whereby the eye's total refraction power (accomplished by a neuromuscular feedback system from the fovea of the retina to muscles that cause the lens to thin or thicken) is varied in ...

Google previewThe Focal Encyclopedia of Photography (2013)

by Michael R. Peres

373 acetic acid, 37 acetylene, 37 achromatic, ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

achromatic. lenses. lenses that are specially designed to give clear images, eliminating the coloured fringes that are produced with ordinary lenses (caused by splitting of the light into different wavelengths and hence its component colours).

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

achromat see achromatic lens.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1842)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

Compound Achromatic Microscope. Although the achromatic microscope has only recently “mum”: come into use as an effective and superior instrument, yet mirroKw:.\L Sel. “gas it can scarcely be considered as a new instrument.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Psychology (2002)

by Raymond J. Corsini

achromatic I1. BevisI Colorless. Black and white.

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

ACHROMATIC. Free from hue. Transmitting light without showing its constituent colors, or separating it into them. An achromatic color sometimes is referred to as gray. Achromatic Combination. If reversed crown and flint prisms are made of ...

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