fish-eye

adjective
\ ˈfish-ˌī How to pronounce fish-eye (audio) \

Definition of fish-eye

: being, having, or produced by a wide-angle photographic lens that has a highly curved protruding front, that covers an angle of about 180 degrees, and that gives a circular image

First Known Use of fish-eye

1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Fish-eye.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fish-eye. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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