What does optic mean?

Definitions for opticˈɒp tɪk

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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

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