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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: kro'ma-top'se-a

Definition: A condition in which objects appear to be abnormally colored or tinged with color; designated according to the color seen: xanthopsia, yellow vision; erythropsia, red vision; chloropsia, green vision; cyanopsia, blue vision.

Synonym(s): chromatic vision, colored vision, tinted vision

[chromato- + G. opsis, vision]

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