Definitions for opticˈɒp tɪk
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eye, oculus, optic(adj)
the organ of sight
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"
ocular, optic, optical, visual(adj)
relating to or using sight
"ocular inspection"; "an optical illusion"; "visual powers"; "visual navigation"
A lens or other part of an optical instrument that interacts with light.
A measuring device with a small window, attached to an upside-down bottle, used to dispense alcoholic drinks in a bar.
Of, or relating to the eye or to vision.
Of, or relating to optics or optical instruments.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
-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.]
The numerical value of optic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of optic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Because the lesion is at the portion of the optic nerve that is inside the eye.
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.
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.
When I was 8 months old, I was diagnosed with a rare form of eye cancer called retinoblastoma, when the doctors found my cancer, it was completely taking over my left eye ... the greatest fear is the cancer spreading through the optic nerve to the brain.
Internet protocol was designed to be highly robust and decentralized, there are a few big ‘trunks,’ huge fiber-optic cables that run undersea and carry much of the traffic from, say, the U.S. to Japan, but there are multiples of most of those and other routes, like satellite, even if they all go out.
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