eye lens
noun Date: 1871 the lens nearest the eye in an eyepiece

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  • eye lens — eye′ lens n. opt the lens of an eyepiece closest to the eye • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • eye lens — noun : the lens nearest the eye in an eyepiece * * * Optics. the lens of an eyepiece closest to the eye. [1870 75] * * * eye lens, the lens nearest the eye in an optical instrument …   Useful english dictionary

  • eye lens — Optics. the lens of an eyepiece closest to the eye. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • eye lens — n. lens of an ocular which is nearest to the eye …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fish-eye lens — UK US noun [countable] [singular fish eye lens plural fish eye lenses] a type of lens used on a camera for taking photographs Thesaurus: cameras and photographic equipment …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish-eye lens — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms fish eye lens : singular fish eye lens plural fish eye lenses a type of lens used on a camera for taking photographs …   English dictionary

  • fish-eye lens — n a type of curved ↑lens (=piece of glass on the front of a camera) that allows you to take photographs of a wide area …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fish-eye lens — noun count a type of LENS used on a camera for taking photographs …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fish-eye lens —    A wide angle photographic lens that views an extremely high and wide area to an angle of about 180 degrees, and that (when uncropped) gives a circular image in which subjects seen at the center typically appear nearer than those seen at the… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • fly's eye lens — daugiavaizdis lęšis statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. fly s eye lens; multiple image lens vok. Facettenlinse, f rus. фасеточная линза, f pranc. lentille à facette, f; lentille à image multiple, f …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

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