Horopteric Hor`op*ter"ic, a. (Opt.) Of or pertaining to the horopter. [1913 Webster]

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  • horopteric — hor·op·ter·ic …   English syllables

  • horopteric — adjective see horopter …   Useful english dictionary

  • horopter — horopteric /hawr op ter ik/, adj. /heuh rop teuhr, haw /, n. Ophthalm. a projection of the points in the visual field corresponding to the aggregate of points registering on the two retinas. [1695 1705; < Gk hór(os) boundary + optér one that… …   Universalium

  • horopter — The sum of the points in space, the images of which for a given fixation point fall on corresponding retinal points. If the fixation point is 2 m., the h. is a straight line; if less, a curve concave to the face; if more, a convex …   Medical dictionary

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