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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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See achromatization, achromatize, etc. achromatism (a-krö'ma-tizm), n. [( achromatic + -ism. Cf. F. achromatisme.] The state or quality of being achromatic; freedom from chromatic aberration: as, to secure perfect achromatism in a telescope.
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 Casey Albert Wood
Achromatize. tr. v. To render achromatic. Achromatopsia. (L.), n. f. Total color-blindness. All colored objects appear gray to achromatoptic individuals. See Color-blindness. Achromatosen.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
See achromatization, achromatize, etc. achromatism (a-kró'ma-tizm), n. [( achromatic + -ism. Cf. F. achromatisme.] The state or quality of being achromatic; freedom from chromatic aberration: as, to secure perfect achromatism in a telescope.
The rhymers' lexicon (1971)
by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury
acclimatize achromatize actualize adonise advertise advise Africanize after-wise agatize aggrandize agonize agrarianize albumenize alchemize alcoholize alkalize allegorize alphabetize alterize amalgamize ambrosialize ...
Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology by Richard Soule
Achromatize, v, a. Deprive of color, render non- iridescent, make perfectly transparent, render purely translucent. Acicular, a. (Bet.) Aciculate, aciform, needle- shaped. Aciculate, a. (Bot.) See ACICULAR. Add, a. Sour, tart, sharp, pricking, ...
by Rolf H. J. Schlegel
A lens cluster whose foci and power are made the same for two wavelengths; the simplest achromat is a doublet that combines two single lenses with different dispersions and curvatures to achromatize the combination micr achromatin: That ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
ACHROMATIZE Trans. Verb. (Greek ...
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; ...
by Philip D. Morehead
Verbs—lose color, fade, turn pale, pale, change color; decolorize, discolor, bleach, whiten, achromatize, blanch, etiolate, wash or tone down. Adjectives— colorless, uncolored, achromatic, aplanatic, hueless, pale, pallid; pale-faced; faint , dull, ...
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Video shows what achromatize means. To deprive of colour; to make achromatic.. To remove chromatic aberration from an optical system. achromatize ...
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