eye relief

noun

Definition of eye relief

: the distance of the eye from the eye lens of an optical instrument that is best suited to the use of the instrument

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First Known Use of eye relief

1902, in the meaning defined above

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“Eye relief.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eye%20relief. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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