from The Century Dictionary.
- An element in some compound words of Greek origin, meaning ‘color.’
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-- 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?"
Without any text to disturb the chromato-orgasm, you're left to make your own conjectures and connections.
(partial, using ammonium sulfate precipitation and column chromato - graphy on DEAE-Sephadex A-50 ; 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