Pronunciation: (mon"u-krō-mat'ik, -ō-kru-), [key]
1. of or having one color.
2. of, pertaining to, or having tones of one color in addition to the ground hue: monochromatic pottery.
3. Optics.pertaining to light of one color or to radiation of a single wavelength or narrow range of wavelengths.
4. Ophthalm.of or pertaining to monochromatism.
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