achromatize

achromatize

[ey-kroh-muh-tahyz]
verb (used with object), achromatized, achromatizing.
to make achromatic; deprive or free of color.
Also, especially British, achromatise.


Origin:
1835–45; achromat(ic) + -ize

achromatization, noun
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achromatize or achromatise (əˈkrəʊmətaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to make achromatic; to remove colour from
 
achromatise or achromatise
 
vb
 
achromati'zation or achromatise
 
n
 
achromati'sation or achromatise
 
n

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