Perimetry
Perimetry Per*im"e*try, n. The art of using the perimeter; measurement of the field of vision. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Perimetry — or campimetry is the systematic measurement of differential light sensitivity in the visual field by the detection of the presence of test targets on a defined background. Visual field testing can be performed clinically with confrontational… …   Wikipedia

  • perimetry — [pə rim′ə trē] n. the testing of the scope of vision by means of a perimeter * * * …   Universalium

  • perimetry — [pə rim′ə trē] n. the testing of the scope of vision by means of a perimeter …   English World dictionary

  • perimetry — perimetrija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Akipločio matavimas specialiu prietaisu – perimetru. Akipločiu įvertinamas periferinis regėjimas. kilmė gr. perimetreō – matuoju aplink atitikmenys: angl. perimetry vok. Perimetrie …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • perimetry — noun The systematic measurement of light sensitivity in the visual field by the detection of the presence of test targets on a defined background. Syn: campimetry …   Wiktionary

  • perimetry — 1. The determination of the limits of the visual field. 2. The mapping of the sensitivity contours of the visual field. [G. perimetros, circumference] computed p. determination of the visual field …   Medical dictionary

  • perimetry — n. measuring the outer boundary of a figure or area, measuring the perimeter …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perimetry — pe·rim·e·try …   English syllables

  • perimetry — noun see perimeter I …   Useful english dictionary

  • Meridian (perimetry, visual field) — This article is about the perimetry concept. For other uses of the word, see Meridian. Meridian is used in perimetry and in specifying visual fields. According to IPS Perimetry Standards 1978 (2002): Perimetry is the measurement of [an observer… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”