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dioptric

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adjective di·op·tric \(ˈ)dī-ˈäp-trik\

Medical Definition of dioptric

  1. 1:  producing or serving in refraction of a beam of light :  refractive; specifically :  assisting vision by refracting and focusing light <the dioptric power of a lens>

  2. 2:  produced by means of refraction <dioptric images>

dioptrically \-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb


Variants of dioptric

also dioptrical \-tri-kəl\play

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