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Definition: 'Ishihara Test'

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Ishihara test

Type: Term

Pronunciation: ish-ē-hah′rah

Definitions:
1. a test for color vision deficiency that uses a series of pseudoisochromatic plates on which numbers or letters are printed in dots of primary colors surrounded by dots of other colors; the figures are discernible by patients with normal color vision.




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