Definition of the verb achromatize
What does achromatize mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: achromatized | achromatizing | achromatizes
- remove color from
Alternative definition of the verb achromatize
- To deprive of colour; to make achromatic.
- To remove chromatic aberration from an optical system
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A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
See achromatimtion, achromatize, etc. achromatism (a-kro'martizm), n. [( achromatto + Jam. Ci. F. achromatisma] The state or quality of being achromatic; absence of _coloration: as, to secure perfect achromatism in a telescope.
by William Dwight Whitney
See achro- xatizitiott, achromatize, etc. achromatism (a-kro'ma-tizm), n. K achromatic +-im. Cf. F. aehrdmatisme.] The state or quality of being achromatic ; absence of coloration : as, to secure perfect achromatism in a telescope. achiomatization ...
Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
achromatize (ak-ro'ma-tlz), v.
by George Jotham Hagaqr
achromatize (ak-ro'mi-tiz), v.t. to deprive of the power of transmitting color; ...
designed as a practical guide to aptness and variety of phraseology by Richard Soule, George Holmes Howison
Achromatize, v. a. Deprive of color, render non- iridescent, make perfectly transparent, render purely translucent. Acicular, a. (Bot.) Aciculate, aciform, needle- shaped- Acicálate, a. (Bot.) See Acicular. Add, a. Sour, tart, sharp, pricking, stinging, ...
A Dictionary of the English Language : Giving the Derivations, Pronunciations, Definitions and Synonyms of a Large Vocabulary of the Words Occurring in Literature, Art, Science, and the Common Speech by Noah Webster
ACHROMATIZE. bitterness and astringency, like that of unripe fruit ; — used also figuratively. Ac/er-OScY (aVe'r-oV), a. [(a) L. acerosus chaffy, fr. acus chaff ; (6) as if fr. L. acus needle.] (Bot.) (a) Chaffy. (©) Needle-shaped, with a ...
by John Ogilvie
Achromatize (a-kro'ma-tiz), v.t. To deprive of colour. Achromatopsy (n-kro'ma-top- si),n. [Gr a, priv., chroma, colour, and opsis, sight] Colour blindness, or inability to see or distinguish colours. Actironic, Achronical (a-kron'ik, a-kron'- ik-al), a.
achromatize (ah-kro'mat-iz). To render achro- □atic achromatocyte (ah-kro-mat'o-slt) [Gr. a priv. + XflCiuA color □+□ nWot cell]. A decolorized erythrocyte. uhromatolysis (ah-kro-mat-ol'is-is) [ achromatin ...
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention
one of crown glass and the other of flint, of such angles as nearly to achromatize each other in the positions of minimum deviatiou, and then through a small telescope. The achromatism is now effected, and varied in character, by moving one ...
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