dichromat


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Related to dichromat: protanopia, dichromates

di·chro·mat

(dī'krō-mat),
An individual with dichromatism.

dichromat

(dī′krə-măt′)
n.
A person with dichromatism.

dichromat

Person having dichromatism, i.e. a deuteranope, a protanope or a tritanope.
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c) The applicant can be an anomalous trichromat but not a dichromat
In a study by Birch, (36) a correct diagnosis based on the polarity of the plot was obtained for almost all dichromats and 50% of anomalous trichromats.
In the simplest case, dichromats have only one "normal" cone photopigment.
Other signs, such as reduced visual acuity (VA) or visual field defects, may accompany acquired deficiencies but other aspects of visual function are not altered in congenital dichromats and anomalous trichromats.