Definitions for visual perception
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visual perception, beholding, seeing(noun)
perception by means of the eyes
Visual perception is the ability to interpret the surrounding environment by processing information that is contained in visible light. The resulting perception is also known as eyesight, sight, or vision. The various physiological components involved in vision are referred to collectively as the visual system, and are the focus of much research in psychology, cognitive science, neuroscience, and molecular biology.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The selecting and organizing of visual stimuli based on the individual's past experience.
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