Definitions for opticˈɒp tɪk

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word optic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eye, oculus, optic(adj)

    the organ of sight

  2. ocular, optic, optical, opthalmic(adj)

    of or relating to or resembling the eye

    "ocular muscles"; "an ocular organ"; "ocular diseases"; "the optic (or optical) axis of the eye"; "an ocular spot is a pigmented organ or part believed to be sensitive to light"

  3. ocular, optic, optical, visual(adj)

    relating to or using sight

    "ocular inspection"; "an optical illusion"; "visual powers"; "visual navigation"

Wiktionary

  1. optic(Noun)

    An eye.

  2. optic(Noun)

    A lens or other part of an optical instrument that interacts with light.

  3. optic(Noun)

    A measuring device with a small window, attached to an upside-down bottle, used to dispense alcoholic drinks in a bar.

  4. optic(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to the eye or to vision.

  5. optic(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to optics or optical instruments.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Optic

    -al, op′tik, -al, adj. relating to sight, or to optics.—n. Op′tic (Pope), an organ of sight: an eye.—adv. Op′tically.—ns. Optic′ian, one skilled in optics: one who makes or sells optical instruments; Op′tics (sing.), the science of the nature and laws of vision and light; Optim′eter, Optom′eter, an instrument for measuring the refractive powers of the eye; Optom′etry, the measurement of the visual powers.—Optic axis, the axis of the eye—that is, a line going through the middle of the pupil and the centre of the eye. [Fr. optique—Gr. optikos.]

Anagrams for optic »

  1. picot

  2. cop it

  3. topic

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of optic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of optic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rubens Belfort Jr.:

    Because the lesion is at the portion of the optic nerve that is inside the eye.

  2. Chief Executive Stella Handler:

    We made significant progress in our fiber-optic trials, and are now prepared to connect thousands of households to this network.

  3. Vodafone Turkey chief executive:

    Turkey needs 250,000 km more fiber-optic lines in the next five years. To expect that from just one operator is not fair or possible.

  4. Francesco Starace:

    While we are visiting these homes, the same people that will shut the power off and take the old meter out ... can also put in fibre optic cables into the pipe going out to our cabin.

  5. Joe Meaux:

    My guns are all very recognizable, we do a lot of custom work, there was one Ak-47 copy built from a .22 I identified. Everything from the optic to the way the sling was placed was all very identifiable.

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