MONOCHROMATISM

is a result of the eye only having one cone photo pigment and can therefore not discriminate colour- everything appears as a shade of grey.

MONOCHROMATISM: "Individuals who can only see in greyscale are normally diagnosed with monochromatis."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MONOCHROMATISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/monochromatism/ (accessed January 15, 2021).
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