name for the popular type of colorblindness test, 1924, from Japanese ophthalmologist Shinobu Ishihara (1879-1963), who devised it in 1917.
[ish-ee-hahr-uh] /ˌɪʃ iˈhɑr ə/ noun, Ophthalmology. 1. a test for determining color blindness by means of a series of cards each having colored dots that form one pattern to the normal eye and a different pattern to the eye that is color-blind. Ishihara test Ish·i·ha·ra test (ĭsh’ĭ-hä’rə) n. A test for color-vision deficiency employing a […]
[ee-shee-kahr-ee] /ˌi ʃiˈkɑr i/ noun 1. a bay of the Sea of Japan, on the W coast of Hokkaido, Japan.
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- Isak dinesen
[din-uh-suh n, dee-nuh-] /ˈdɪn ə sən, ˈdi nə-/ noun 1. Isak [ee-sahk] /ˈi sɑk/ (Show IPA), (pen name of Baroness Karen Blixen) 1885–1962, Danish author. /ˈdɪnɪsən/ noun 1. Isak (ˈaɪzək), pen name of Baroness Karen Blixen. 1885–1962, Danish author of short stories in Danish and English, including Seven Gothic Tales (1934) and Winter’s Tales (1942). […]