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 ...
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.
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
A dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)
by George Milbry Gould
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.
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The value of this 11-letter word is 27 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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