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The space or range within which objects are visible to the immobile eyes at a given time. Also called field of vision.
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(Physiology) the whole extent of the image falling on the retina when the eye is fixating a given point in space
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field′ of vi′sion
the entire view encompassed by the eye trained in any particular direction. Also called visual field.
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|Noun||1.||visual field - all of the points of the physical environment that can be perceived by a stable eye at a given moment|
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