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chromatics

[kroh-mat-iks, kruh-] /kroʊˈmæt ɪks, krə-/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the science of colors.
Also called chromatology.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10; see chromatic, -ics
Related forms
chromatist
[kroh-muh-tist] /ˈkroʊ mə tɪst/ (Show IPA),
noun
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chromatics

/krəʊˈmætɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the science of colour
Derived Forms
chromatist (ˈkrəʊmətɪst), chromatologist, noun
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