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tor·ic

 (tôr′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or shaped like a torus or part of a torus.

toric

(ˈtɒrɪk)
adj
of, relating to, or having the form of a torus

tor•ic

(ˈtɔr ɪk, ˈtɒr-)

adj.
1. of or designating a lens with a surface forming a portion of a torus, used for eyeglasses and contact lenses that correct astigmatism.
n.
2. a toric contact lens.
[1895–1900]
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