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Night Vision

A trademark for a technology that enables vision at night, as by amplification of low light to create visible images or by detection of infrared wavelengths.

night vision

Vision in dim light.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.night vision - the ability to see in reduced illumination (as in moonlight)night vision - the ability to see in reduced illumination (as in moonlight)
visual modality, visual sense, vision, sight - the ability to see; the visual faculty
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night vi·sion

n. visión nocturna. V.: scotopia
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'The ability to fight around the clock and in all weather in essential to Army operations and getting this night vision equipment into service quickly is one of the Army's highest priorities,' said Mr Ingram.
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Night Vision works using infrared or thermal-imaging technology.
Night Vision conjoins two naturally impossible modes of seeing: the God's-eye-view and inward vision.
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