catoptric

adjective ca·top·tric \ kə-ˈtäp-trik \

Definition of catoptric

: being or using a mirror to focus light

Origin and Etymology of catoptric

Greek katoptrikos, from katoptron mirror, from katopsesthai to be going to observe, from kata- + opsesthai to be going to see — more at optic


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catoptric

adjective ca·top·tric \ kə-ˈtäp-trik \

medical Definition of catoptric

: being or using a mirror to focus light

catoptrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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