simple eye

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Noun1.simple eye - an eye having a single lens
eye, oculus, optic - the organ of sight
ommatidium - any of the numerous small cone-shaped eyes that make up the compound eyes of some arthropods
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I scarcely know how to describe this person, who, to my simple eyes, had the appearance of a colonel of the late Royal Guards, or, at least, of an attache of one of the northern legations.
Smith has observed, the larger workers have simple eyes (ocelli), which though small can be plainly distinguished, whereas the smaller workers have their ocelli rudimentary.
To avoid these eye problems, practice a few simple eye exercises like eye rolling, repeated blinking and focusing on a distant object to give some respite to your strained eyes.
In the Education Award category, the Star of Excellence Award went to the 'Transformation and Maturation of Trauma Care in Qatar' project for improving trauma and critical care capability at HMC, while the Star of Excellence Award in the Research category went to the 'Novel Biomarker for Early Detection of Dementia' project, which focuses on research around a simple eye test as an indicator in the early diagnosis of dementia.
We work hard with partners to provide services to residents in our hostels and it's amazing what can come from one simple eye test.
She topped the look off with simple eye makeup and a bit of a red lip.
ALZHEIMER'S disease could be caught by a simple eye test - 20 years before symptoms show.
Furthermore, multiple ocelli can be grouped together into a compound eye, or, alternatively, multiple photoreceptors can be pooled behind a shared aperture or lens, producing a simple eye.
The frightening and painful monthly injections to treat age-related macular degeneration may be replaced by simple eye drops, according to researchers from the University of Birmingham (UK), who have developed the eye drops.
Examining the Eyes for Early Signs A simple eye test may spot changes that are an early sign of AD, according to a study presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in July 2016.
The common simple eye movement tasks used in studying mental disorders include the anti-saccade task, the free-view task, the fixation task and so forth.
Each participant will undergo a simple eye test, and images of the retina will be captured so that researchers can analyse colour shifts in the light reflected by the retina.

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