horopter

noun
ho·​rop·​ter | \ hə-ˈräp-tər, hȯ- How to pronounce horopter (audio) \

Medical Definition of horopter

: the locus of points in external space whose images are formed on corresponding places of the two retinas and which are seen single

Other Words from horopter

horopteric \ ˌhȯ-​ˌräp-​ˈter-​ik How to pronounce horopteric (audio) \ adjective

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“Horopter.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/horopter. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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