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di·op·tric

 (dī-ŏp′trĭk) also di·op·tri·cal (-trĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to dioptrics.
2. Relating to optical refraction; refractive.

[Greek dioptrikos, from dioptrā, an optical instrument; see diopter.]

dioptric

(daɪˈɒptrɪk) or

dioptrical

adj
1. (General Physics) of or concerned with dioptrics
2. (General Physics) of or denoting refraction or refracted light
diˈoptrically adv

di•op•tric

(daɪˈɒp trɪk)

adj.
of or pertaining to refraction or refracted light.
Also, di•op′tri•cal.
[1625–35; < Greek dioptrikós. See diopter, -ic]
di•op′tri•cal•ly, adv.
Translations

dioptric

a. dióptrico, referente a la refración de la luz.
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