panchromatism

panchromatic

[pan-kroh-mat-ik, -kruh-]
adjective
sensitive to all visible colors, as a photographic film.

Origin:
1900–05; pan- + chromatic

panchromatism [pan-kroh-muh-tiz-uhm] , noun
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panchromatic (ˌpænkrəʊˈmætɪk)
 
adj
photog Compare orthochromatic (of an emulsion or film) made sensitive to all colours by the addition of suitable dyes to the emulsion
 
panchromatism
 
n

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