achromic


achromic
Synonyms and related words:
achromatic, anemic, ashen, ashy, bled white, bloodless, cadaverous, chloranemic, colorless, dead, deadly pale, deathly pale, dim, dimmed, dingy, discolored, dull, etiolated, exsanguinated, exsanguine, exsanguineous, faded, faint, fallow, flat, ghastly, gray, haggard, hueless, hypochromic, lackluster, leaden, livid, lurid, lusterless, mat, mealy, muddy, neutral, pale, pale as death, pale-faced, pallid, pasty, sallow, sickly, tallow-faced, toneless, uncolored, wan, washed-out, waxen, weak, whey-faced, white

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Achromic — A*chro mic, a. [Gr. ? colorless; ? priv. + ? color.] Free from color; colorless; as, in (Physiol. Chem.), the achromic point of a starch solution acted upon by an amylolytic enzyme is the point at which it fails to give any color with iodine.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • achromic — [ā krō′məsā krō′mik] adj. [< Gr achrōmos < a , not + chrōma, color (see CHROME) + IC] without color: also achromous [ā krō′məs] …   English World dictionary

  • achromic — adj. [Gr. a, without; chroma, color] Free from color; unpigmented …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • achromic — /ay kroh mik/, adj. colorless; without coloring matter. Also, achromous. [1755 65; A 6 + CHROMIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • achromic — adjective Uncoloured; not pigmented; lacking in colour …   Wiktionary

  • achromic — Colorless. * * * achro·mic (ə kroґmik) colorless …   Medical dictionary

  • achromic — adj. lacking color, colorless …   English contemporary dictionary

  • achromic — achro·mic …   English syllables

  • achromic — /əˈkroʊmɪk/ (say uh krohmik) adjective colourless; without colouring matter. Also, achromous. {a 6 + Greek chroma colour + ic} …   Australian English dictionary

  • achromic — adjective having no color • Syn: ↑achromous • Similar to: ↑uncolored, ↑uncoloured …   Useful english dictionary