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an·as·tig·mat

 (ăn-ăs′tĭg-măt′)
n.
An anastigmatic lens.

anastigmat

(æˈnæstɪɡˌmæt; ˌænəˈstɪɡmæt)
n
(General Physics) a lens or system of lenses designed to be free of astigmatism
[C19 from an- + astigmatic]

an•as•tig•mat

(əˈnæs tɪgˌmæt, ˌæn əˈstɪg mæt)

n.
an anastigmatic lens.
[1885–90; < German, anastigmatisch anastigmatic]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anastigmat - compound lens or lens system designed to be free of astigmatism and able to form approximately point imagesanastigmat - compound lens or lens system designed to be free of astigmatism and able to form approximately point images
lens, lens system, lense - a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
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