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Definition of the adjective afocal
What does afocal mean as an attribute of a noun?
- [optics, of an imaging system] Not focused
- [optics, of a lens] Neither concave or convex (focal point at infinity)
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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 Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
afocal [a'fo'kal] ...
Dictionary of Physics (2016)
by Palgrave Macmillan Ltd
afocal, telescopic, a description of a system that consists of at least two Plenses, does not have a Pfocus in the finite range, and converts parallel light beams originating from infinity ...
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 ...
Encyclopedia of Cremation (2013)
by Lewis H. Mates, Professor Douglas J. Davies
It alsoframesthe central catafalque withits coffin, afocal point whichis emphasized bythefact thattheentirefloor slopes downward towardsit. This providesan overwhelming unity ofsymbolic purpose withthe depthof the positioningofthe coffin,its ...
by Clarence T. Jones, S. Percy Jones
afocal: Optical system with object and image points at infinity. Agency for Industrial Science and Technology (AIST): ...
by John Daintith, William Gould
afocal system /ay-foh-kăl/ An optical system ...
by J. Rooryck, Laurie Zaring
A particular numeral such asthree profiles a point onthe number scale, inthe sameway asan adjective suchas red indicates apoint (more precisely, aregionaround afocal point),on thecolor scale. But an adjective is relational—in standard formal ...
Afocal lens: A lens of zero convergent power, whose focal points are infinitely distant. Agarose: High-molecular-weight polysaccharide used ...
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Scrabble value of A1F4O1C3A1L1
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