Huyghenian eyepiece
Huyghenian Huy*ghe"ni*an, a. Pertaining to, or invented by, Christian Huyghens, a Dutch astronomer of the seventeenth century; as, the Huyghenian telescope. [1913 Webster]

{Huyghenian eyepiece}See under {Eyepiece}. [1913 Webster]


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  • huyghenian eyepiece — noun see huygenian eyepiece …   Useful english dictionary

  • Huyghenian — eyepiece eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Huyghenian — Huy*ghe ni*an, a. Pertaining to, or invented by, Christian Huyghens, a Dutch astronomer of the seventeenth century; as, the Huyghenian telescope. [1913 Webster] {Huyghenian eyepiece}See under {Eyepiece}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eyepiece — eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eyepiece — eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Campani's eyepiece — eyepiece eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Collimating eyepiece — eyepiece eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Erecting eyepiece — eyepiece eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Positive eyepiece — eyepiece eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ramsden's eyepiece — eyepiece eye piece eye piece eye piece , n. (Opt.) The lens, or combination of lenses, at the eye end of a microscope, telescope or other optical instrument, through which the image formed by the mirror or object glass is viewed. Syn: ocular.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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