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Meaning of POLYCHROME

Pronunciation:  'pâlee`krowm

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  having or exhibiting many colors
  2. [v]  color with many colors; make polychrome
 

POLYCHROME is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: colored, colorful, coloured, in color(p), polychromatic, polychromic, polychromise, polychromize
 
 See Also: color, color in, colorise, colorize, colour, colour in, colourise, colourize

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Pol"y*chrome\, n. [Poly- + Gr. ? color.] (Chem.)
    Esculin; -- so called in allusion to its fluorescent
    solutions. [R.]
    
    
  2. \Pol"y*chrome\, a. [Cf. F. polychrome.]
    Executed in the manner of polychromy; as, polychrome
    printing.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bicolor, bicolored, colorful, colory, crazy, daedal, dichroism, dichromatic, dichromatism, discolor, divers-colored, freehand, graphic, harlequin, kaleidoscopic, many-colored, medley, monochrome, motley, multicolor, multicolored, multicolorous, multihued, painty, parti-color, parti-colored, pastose, photographic, pictorial, picturable, pictural, picturesque, polychromatic, polychromatism, polychromic, prismal, riot of colors, scenographic, scumbled, shot, shot through, spectral, thunder and lightning, trichroism, trichromatic, trichromic, tricolor, tricolored, two-tone, varicolored, variegated, variegation, versicolor, versicolored
 

 

 

 

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