• WordNet 3.6
    • adj monochromic having or appearing to have only one color
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Monochromic Made, or done, with a single color; as, a monochromic picture. Called also, monochromatic and monochrome.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • monochromic Of one color; pertaining to or of the nature of monochromy; monochromical.
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In literature:

The fields were sallow with the impure light, and all were tinged in monochrome, as if beheld through stained glass.
"Far from the Madding Crowd" by Thomas Hardy
The staircase was charmingly decorated in monochrome.
"Honorine" by Honore de Balzac
Hoxton is not aesthetic enough to be monochrome; and there is nothing of the Celtic twilight about it.
"What's Wrong With The World" by G.K. Chesterton
There are, of course, many other instances; for modern society is almost made up of these large monochrome patches.
"A Miscellany of Men" by G. K. Chesterton
Science delineates in monochrome.
"Over the Teacups" by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Here grassed hills rose like knuckles gloved in dark olive, and little plantations between them formed a still deeper and sadder monochrome.
"The Hand of Ethelberta" by Thomas Hardy
Later on, the oaks, in a monochrome of buff, will rival the beeches.
"Hodge and His Masters" by Richard Jefferies
At first he kept pretty closely to monochrome.
"The Life of John Ruskin" by W. G. Collingwood
From these you can form your Monochrome of almost endless results.
"Supreme Personality" by Delmer Eugene Croft
But in monochrome painting from the cast it is of very little service.
"The Practice and Science Of Drawing" by Harold Speed
The blood of colour was beginning to run weakly through the monochrome.
"The Jervaise Comedy" by J. D. Beresford
The monochrome of gold behind the gables was drifting into color.
"Kenny" by Leona Dalrymple
Monochrome Frescoes: Charity, 1512-15.
"The Florentine Painters of the Renaissance" by Bernhard Berenson
But it is pastoral, idyllic, like a quiet painting done in a soft monochrome.
"Wolf Breed" by Jackson Gregory
Polychrome decoration steadily declines, and is superseded by monochrome.
"The Sea-Kings of Crete" by James Baikie
Worn as the colour is, appearing almost as a monochrome, the landscape is full of atmospheric suggestion.
"The Venetian School of Painting" by Evelyn March Phillipps
How terribly long has been the winter with its tiresome monochrome of white.
"Seeds of Pine" by Janey Canuck
Monochromes, by Ella D'Arcy.
"Aubrey Beardsley" by Robert Ross
It was a vase of the K'angshi Period, a rare and beautiful specimen among the Lang Yao monochromes.
"The Man Who Couldn't Sleep" by Arthur Stringer
His progress had always been towards light even from the earliest days, when he worked in monochrome.
"Turner" by William Cosmo Monkhouse

In poetry:

Thy shadow, Earth, from Pole to Central Sea,
Now steals along upon the Moon's meek shine
In even monochrome and curving line
Of imperturbable serenity.
"At A Lunar Eclipse." by Thomas Hardy
Outlandish as double-humped camels or unicorns,
Grazing at the margins of a bad monochrome,
Beasts of oasis, a better time.
Abrading my lid, the small grain burns:
Red cinder around which I myself,
Horses, planets and spires revolve.
"The Eye-Mote" by Sylvia Plath

In news:

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Transceiver allows color video transfer up to 400m, 600m in monochrome.
Try this simple step-by-step process for making beautiful monochrome images.
Effective monochrome speed is below the rated speed.
Better graphics than most monochrome lasers.
Metro-style development support and monochrome obsession are featured in Microsoft's all-encompassing Windows development tool.
Three New Monochrome Multifunction Printers From OKI Data Americas Receive Outstanding Achievement Awards for Energy Efficiency From Buyers Laboratory.
Smart camera with IP67 rating and color, monochrome sensors.
Called the Leica M Monochrom, the newly developed black-and-white-specific CCD has a native resolution of 18 million pixels.
Fashion designer Jason Wu's one-bedroom is a testament to monochrome .
3MP Monochrome LCD Monitors for Imaging Applications.
Color Projected Images Open Monochrome.
Monochrome ZPrinter 150 and multicolor ZPrinter 250 offer speed and ease of use at an entry-level price.
) The tiny device has 15 buttons, a 2.2-inch monochrome display, a headphone jack, and a docking connector.
Interpol 's major-label debut, Our Love to Admire, isn't as monochrome (or monotonous) as its previous two albums.

In science:

Also, note that each orbit Pi is monochrome: c(Pi ) = {t} for some 1 ≤ t ≤ n.
A Hopf algebra quantizing a necklace Lie algebra canonically associated to a quiver
The matrix composition was fixed at stoichiometric; AlKα was standardized on α-Al2O3 using a TAP crystal monochromator.
Tl2Ba2CuO6+d Brings Spectroscopic Probes Deep Into the Overdoped Regime of the High-Tc Cuprates
In addition to that, the measured down-converted bandwidth at 810 nm with a monochromator is approximately 1 nm, yielding a coherence time of 2.18 ps.
Practical random number generation protocol for entanglement-based quantum key distribution
Although evaluation of the performance of different APS’s may be done using fringe dispersion or a monochromator (phase-shift measurement as a function of wavelength), clearly the most representative type of APS estimate calls for measurements with broad-band polychromatic light.
Tests of achromatic phase shifters performed on the SYNAPSE test bench: a progress report
In the setups Ia and Ib PG (002) were used for both monochromator and analyzer.
Spin dimers under staggered and random field in Cu$_2$Fe$_2$Ge$_4$O$_{13}
Powder xray diÿraction (XRD) was conducted using a Panalytical X’Pert Pro multipurpose x-ray diÿraction system with monochromated Cu Kα1 radiation.
Multiferroic properties and magnetic structure of Sm1-xYxMnO3
Prior to coming into the cryostat, the pulses pass trough a long multi-mode optical fiber and then through a monochromator.
Bistability and nonequilibrium transitions in the optically polarized system of cavity polaritons under nanosecond-long resonant excitation
After the fiber, the pulses have a duration of about 1 ns, and after the monochromator they have spectral full width at half maximum (FWHM) of 0.7 meV.
Bistability and nonequilibrium transitions in the optically polarized system of cavity polaritons under nanosecond-long resonant excitation
We periodically checked for energy shifts coming from the monochromator.
BaVS$_3$ probed by V L edge X-ray absorption spectroscopy
Because of large absorption of the sample we used MoKα radiation with doublet, λ=0.7107 ˚A, monochromatized with a graphite monochromator and collimated with a fibre-optics MoEnhance collimator of Oxford Diffraction.
Antiferrodistortive phase transition in EuTiO3
The PL was dispersed through a 30 cm flat-field monochromator and detected by a streak camera apparatus with a 3 ps time resolution.
Large K-exciton dynamics in GaN epilayers: the non-thermal and thermal regime
For instance, the portion of passband uncertainty from optical elements whose transmissions can be measured should approximately reduce to the uncertainty of the wavelength calibration of the monochromator (i.e. a global wavelength shift).
Improved Photometric Calibration of the SNLS and the SDSS Supernova Surveys
The accuracy of the monochromator calibration is given as ±3
Improved Photometric Calibration of the SNLS and the SDSS Supernova Surveys
Edgar, “On the use of monochromators during AXAF calibration,” in X-Ray Optics, Instruments, and Missions, R. B.
Chandra X-Ray Observatory (CXO):Overview
Recently, the quality and the reflectivity of Heusler monochromators has been improved considerably that will allow to use these crystals at relatively short neutron wavelengths.
Polarized Neutron Scattering