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Meaning of CHROMATISM

Pronunciation:  'krowmu`tizum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  abnormal pigmentation
  2. [n]  hallucinatory perception of colored lights
 

CHROMATISM is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: pigmentation, visual hallucination

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Chro"ma*tism\, n. [Gr. ? a coloring.]
1. (Optics) The state of being colored, as in the case of
   images formed by a lens.

2. (Bot.) An abnormal coloring of plants.

 

 

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