mesopic

adjective

me·​so·​pic me-ˈzäp-ik How to pronounce mesopic (audio) mē-ˈsōp- How to pronounce mesopic (audio)
1
: having a face on which the root of the nose and central line of the face project moderately
2
: of or relating to vision under conditions of intermediate levels of illumination
mesopic vision tests made in a cloudy moonlight illuminationScience News Letter

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“Mesopic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mesopic. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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