photopic

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adjective phot·opic \fō-ˈtō-pik, -ˈtä-pik\

Definition of photopic

  1. :  relating to or being vision in bright light with light-adapted eyes that is mediated by the cones of the retina

Origin and Etymology of photopic

New Latin photopia, from phot- + -opia


First Known Use: 1915


Medical Dictionary

photopic

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adjective phot·opic \fōt-ˈō-pik, -ˈäp-ik\

Medical Definition of photopic

  1. :  relating to or being vision in bright light with light-adapted eyes that is mediated by the cones of the retina


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