Dictionary

converging lens

noun

Definition of CONVERGING LENS

:  a lens that causes parallel rays (as of light) to come to a focus

Illustration of CONVERGING LENS

First Known Use of CONVERGING LENS

1860

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: converging meniscusPrevious Word in the Dictionary: convergent evolutionAll Words Near: converging lens
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears