How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"chromo" is from "khroma" (color) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "color" or "chromium" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|If you have ever looked through cheap children?s binoculars the effect of chromatic aberrations will be all too familiar to you.|
|Chromite is the most important ore of chromium from which it derives its name.|