night vision

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of night vision

:ability to see in the dark
  • an animal with excellent night vision

Word by Word Definitions

night play
  1. : the time from dusk to dawn when no sunlight is visible

  2. : an evening or night taken as an occasion or point of time

  3. : an evening set aside for a particular purpose

  1. : of, relating to, or associated with the night

  2. : intended for use at night

  3. : existing, occurring, or functioning at night

vision play
  1. : the act or power of seeing : sight

  2. : the special sense by which the qualities of an object (such as color, luminosity, shape, and size) constituting its appearance are perceived through a process in which light rays entering the eye are transformed by the retina into electrical signals that are transmitted to the brain via the optic nerve

  3. : something seen in a dream, trance, or ecstasy

  1. : envision


Medical Dictionary

night vision

noun

medical Definition of night vision

:ability to see in dim light (as provided by moon and stars)

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