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Meaning of “colour-blind” - Learner’s Dictionary

colour-blind

adjective UK ( US color-blind)     /ˈkʌləblaɪnd/
unable to see the difference between particular coloursEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasers
Translations of “colour-blind”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指紅綠)色盲的…
in Russian страдающий дальтонизмом…
in Turkish renk körü…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指红绿)色盲的…
in Polish cierpiący na daltonizm, ≈ daltonist-a/ka…
(Definition of colour-blind from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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