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achromatic Explained

Achromatic at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

roportion.
White's L. C. in Eq. 66. The remedy in equity is, however, much more
effective. For example, a surety who pays an entire debt, can, in equity,
compel the solvent sureties to contribute towards the payment of the entire
debt. 1 Chan. R. 34 1 Chan. Cas. 246; Finch, R. 15, 203. But at law he can
recover no more than an aliquot part of the whole, regard being had to the
number of co-sureties. 2 B. & P. 268; 6 B. & C. 697.
6.-4. When land is charged with the payment of a legacy, or an estate
with the portion of a posthumous child, every part is bound to make
contribution. 3 Munf. R. 29; 1 John. Ch. R. 425 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1301.
7.-5. Contribution takes place in another case; namely, when in order
to save a ship or cargo, a part of the goods are cast overboard, the ship
and cargo are liable to contribution in order to indemnify the owner of the
goods lost, except his just proportion. No contri

achromatic at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

A600} "Gary" was replaced with
"Gayle" (though the chipset was still called ECS). "Gayle"
provided a number of improvments but the main one was support
for the A600's {PCMCIA} port.

The AGA chipset had "Agnus" with twice the speed and a 24-bit
palette, maximum displayable: 8 bits (256 colours), although
the famous "{HAM}" (Hold And Modify) trick allows pictures of
256,000 colours to be displayed. AGA's "Paula" and "Gayle"
were unchanged but AGA "Denise" supported AGA "Agnus"'s n

achromatic at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: etyl » grc|en Inter: term » ἀχρωμάτιστος|sc=polytonic||uncolored|tr=akhrōmatistos|lang=grc, from Inter: term » ἀ-|sc=polytonic||alpha privative|tr=a-|lang=grc + Inter: term » χρῶμα|sc=polytonic|tr=khrōma||color|lang=grc; compare French Inter: term » achromatique|lang=fr

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /eɪˈkɹəʊ.mæt.ɪk/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /eI"kr@U.m{t.Ik/

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Inter: optic » s Free from color; transmitting light without color-related distortion.
    1. Containing components such as achromatic lenses and prisms, designed to prevent color-related distortion.
    2. Inter: biolog » y Uncolored; not absorbing color from a fluid; -- said of tissue
    3. Inter: musi » c Having only the diatonic notes of the scale; not modified by accidentals.
    4. Being achromatic in subject
    5. : The lecture was achromatic, the speaker used politics to suppress the weight of his/her subject.

      Related terms

      * achromaticity

  • achromatism
  • achromatic lens
  • achromatic prism
  • chromatic

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » optics: free from colour
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|безцветен, Inter: t- » bg|неоцветен
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|acromàtic|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Simplified Chinese: 消色差的
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|acromático|m


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » containing components to prevent colour-related distortion
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|acromàtic|m
    • Simplified Chinese: 消色差的


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|acromático|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » biology: uncoloured
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|неоцветен
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|acromàtic|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Simplified Chinese: 非染色性的
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|acromático|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » music: having only the diatonic notes of the scale
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|диатоничен


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » being achromatic in subject
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » it: acromatico (all)


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:English terms with alpha privatives -
    Translation: ar » achromatic
    Translation: be » achromatic
    Translation: et » achromatic
    Translation: fa » achromatic
    Translation: fr » achromatic
    Translation: ko » achromatic
    Translation: io » achromatic
    Translation: kn » achromatic
    Translation: ku » achromatic
    Translation: hu » achromatic
    Translation: mg » achromatic
    Translation: my » achromatic
    Translation: pl » achromatic
    Translation: ru » achromatic
    Translation: sv » achromatic
    Translation: ta » achromatic
    Translation: te » achromatic
    Translation: vi » achromatic
    Translation: zh » achromatic