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Chro"ma*trope (?), n. [Gr. &?; color + &?; turn, rotation, &?; to turn.] 1. (Physics) An instrument for exhibiting certain chromatic effects of light (depending upon the persistence of vision and mixture of colors) by means of rapidly rotating disks variously colored.

2. A device in a magic lantern or stereopticon to produce kaleidoscopic effects.

- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

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