Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An element in some compound words of Greek origin, meaning ‘color.’

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Examples

  • -- Dark eyes, emphasized not by powder or paint but by chromato-phores inside her skin cells: black hair, chain of enormous pearls, slim black dress sweeping the floor, a look of mild embarrassment on her heart-shaped face: she could be a dark-haired Audrey Hepburn in any other century -- "Didn't I just meet you in the elevator?"

    Asimov's Science Fiction

  • Without any text to disturb the chromato-orgasm, you're left to make your own conjectures and connections.

    we make money not art

  • (partial, using ammonium sulfate precipitation and column chromato - graphy on DEAE-Sephadex A-50 [1]; using protamine sulfate treatment, am - monium sulfate fractionation, chromatography on TEAE-cellulose column, calcium phosphate gel treatment and chromatography on DEAE-Sephadex column [3, 4, 6];) [1, 3, 4, 6] Crystallization

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