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color-blind

[kuhl-er-blahynd] /ˈkʌl ərˌblaɪnd/
adjective
1.
Ophthalmology. pertaining to or affected with color blindness.
2.
Photography. (of an emulsion) sensitive only to blue, violet, and ultraviolet rays.
3.
showing or characterized by freedom from racial bias.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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Examples for color-blind
  • But it can only hasten the approach of a color-blind society.
  • Even if you're color-blind and can't see blue, she explained, you can still learn to appreciate art.

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