Deficiency

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Deficiency

A shortage or insufficiency. The amount by which federal Income Tax due exceeds the amount reported by the taxpayer on his or her return; also, the amount owed by a taxpayer who has not filed a return. The outstanding balance of a debt secured by a mortgage after the mortgaged property has been sold to satisfy the obligation at a price less than the debt.

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So no matter the normal color vision people or red-green color deficiency people, the separate function of the glasses is the same.
Gray lenses are appropriate for those with color vision deficiency, but they do not improve color deficiency. People with normal color vision can adapt themselves to the color change created by colorful lenses; in contrast, those with color vision deficiency are deprived from such ability.
You need an understanding of what the term color deficiency means in order to work with students who have the condition.
A mixed ANOVA with one within-subjects factor (signal color) and one between-subjects factor (color deficiency) demonstrated that the main effects of signal color, F(2, 128) = 64.21, p < .001, and color-deficiency group, F(4, 64) = 9.45, p < .001, were significant, and there was also a significant interaction between signal color and group, F(8, 128) = 5.36, p < .001.