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Definition of the adjective afocal
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- [optics, of an imaging system] Not focused
- [optics, of a lens] Neither concave or convex (focal point at infinity)
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by David Ratledge
Afocal. Photography. The aiming and aligning of a camera lens into the telescope eyepiece is called afocal photography and can be used with any camera ...
by Michel Millodot
afocal Refers to a lens or an optical system with zero ...
Dictionary of Symbols (2006)
by J. C. Cirlot
afocal. point« ofits inversion. The Gemini, in essenceasymbolof opposites,is,in its dynamic aspect, then, a symbol of Inversion. According to the megalithic conception¦and here we are following Schneider¦the mountain of Mars (or Janus) ...
by Dipak Basu
afocal system A telescope ...
by Aaron Brenner, Benjamin Day, Immanuel Ness
In particular, thedecadelong strikeof the United Auto Workers atthe KohlerCompany ofSheboygan, Wisconsin, in the1950s and early 1960sbecame afocal pointforthe politicalenergies of businessmen frustratedby the limitations they faced ...
Encyclopedia of Insects (2009)
by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé
FIGURE 17 “Afocal” apposition in butterfly eyes. (A and B) Although each ommatidium acts independently, like an apposition eye, the optical elements function as telescopes with an internal image, as in superposition eyes (Fig. 13). The wide ...
A Thesaurus Dictionary of the English Language Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea (1906)
A Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words by Francis Andrew March
The middle;afocal point. CENTER, GATHERINGPLACE ...
Woodbury-—- 8 lens,a lens having afocal length greater than that of a wide~angle lens and less than that of a lon -focus lens—Minn! lens, a negative, ...
ngle lens, a lens having afocal length greater than that of a wide-angle lens and less than that ...
New Illustrated Edition of Dr. Webster's Unabridged Dictionary of All the Words in the English Language (1864)
Containing 10,000 More Words Than Any Other Dictionary ...
Belonging to, or concerning, a focus; as, afocal point. Focal distance of a lens or mirror (0pl.). the distance of the focus from the center.-Focal distance of an ellipse , distance from the focus to the nearest extremity of the transverse axis.
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