Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The use, by an organism, of the same colour as its background as a means of protection

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The coloring of organisms in resemblance to the prevailing color of their normal environment; general cryptic coloring.

Etymologies

homo- +‎ -chromy (Wiktionary)

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