follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

dichromic1

[dahy-kroh-mik] /daɪˈkroʊ mɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or involving two colors only:
dichromic vision.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; di-1 + chromic

dichromic2

[dahy-kroh-mik] /daɪˈkroʊ mɪk/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
(of a compound) containing two atoms of chromium.
Origin
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for dichromic
  • For example, dichromic acid should never be poured down the drain.
British Dictionary definitions for dichromic

dichromic

/daɪˈkrəʊmɪk/
adjective
1.
of or involving only two colours; dichromatic
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for dichromic

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for dichromic

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends