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chromophobia

 [kro″mo-fo´be-ah]
the quality of staining poorly with dyes. adj., adj chromopho´bic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

chro·mo·pho·bi·a

(krō'mō-fō'bē-ă),
1. Resistance to stains on the part of cells and tissues.
2. A morbid fear of colors.
Synonym(s): chromatophobia
[chromo- + G. phobos, fear]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

chro·mo·pho·bi·a

(krō'mō-fō'bē-ă)
1. Resistance to stains on the part of cells and tissues.
2. A morbid dislike of color.
Synonym(s): chromatophobia.
[chromo- + G. phobos, fear]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

chromatophobia 

An abnormal aversion to colours or to certain colours (e.g. erythrophobia, an abnormal aversion to red). It may be psychological or physiological, such as an abnormal sensitivity to some short wavelengths following cataract extraction. Syn. chromophobia. See chlorophobia; cyanophobia.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann