field of vision

field of vision
Date: 1862 visual field

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Field of vision — Vision Vi sion, n. [OE. visioun, F. vision, fr. L. visio, from videre, visum, to see: akin to Gr. ? to see, ? I know, and E. wit. See {Wit}, v., and cf. {Advice}, {Clairvoyant}, {Envy}, {Evident}, {Provide}, {Revise}, {Survey}, {View}, {Visage},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • field of vision — UK / US or field of view UK / US noun [countable] Word forms field of vision : singular field of vision plural fields of vision an area that a person or piece of equipment can see at one time A man walked into my field of vision …   English dictionary

  • field of vision — n VISUAL FIELD * * * visual f …   Medical dictionary

  • field of vision — index perception, perspective Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • field of vision — field′ of vi′sion n. oph the entire view encompassed by the eye trained in any particular direction Also called visual field • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • field of vision — range of vision, visual field, area visible through the lens of an optical instrument, area which one can see …   English contemporary dictionary

  • field of vision — The total solid angle available to the gunner from his or her normal position. See also field of view …   Military dictionary

  • field of vision — the entire view encompassed by the eye when it is trained in any particular direction. Also called visual field. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • field of vision — see visual field …   Medical dictionary

  • field of vision — see visual field …   The new mediacal dictionary

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