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field lens

noun

Definition of field lens

  1. :  the lens in a compound eyepiece that is nearer the objective



1837

First Known Use of field lens

1837

Rhymes with field lens


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field lens

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noun \-ˌlenz\

Medical Definition of field lens

  1. :  the lens in a compound eyepiece that is nearer the objective




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