/ˌhɛtəroʊkroʊˈmætɪk/ (say .hetuhrohkroh'matik)

1. of, having, or relating to more than one colour.
2. having a pattern of mixed colours.
{hetero- + chromatic}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • heterochromatic — heterochromatic. См. гетерохроматический. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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  • heterochromatic — adjective see heterochromatin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • heterochromatic — adjective a) Having more than one colour b) Of light, having more than one wavelength …   Wiktionary

  • heterochromatic — adj. relating to more than one color, having more than one color …   English contemporary dictionary

  • heterochromatic — [ˌhɛt(ə)rəʊkrə matɪk] adjective of several different colours or (in physics) wavelengths …   English new terms dictionary

  • heterochromatic — het·ero·chromatic …   English syllables

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