a type of color blindness characterized by the loss of green vision and a distortion of vision in the red-yellow-green part of the spectrum
Origin of deuteranopiadeuter(o)- + an- + -opia
A form of colorblindness characterized by insensitivity to green.
Origin of deuteranopiadeuter(o)– + Greek an&omacron;pi&amacron;, blindness (an-, not; see a–1 + -&omacron;pi&amacron;, -opia), so called because green is considered the second of the primary colors.
- A form of color blindness. Involves a defect in distinguishing between red and green.