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Related to orthoscopic: orthoscopic system


1. Having normal vision; free from visual distortion.
2. Giving an undistorted image. Used of an optical instrument.


1. (Medicine) of, relating to, or produced by normal vision
2. (General Physics) yielding an undistorted image


(ˌɔr θəˈskɒp ɪk)

pertaining to or characteristic of normal vision.


a. ortoscópico, rel. a los instrumentos que se usan para corregir distorsiones ópticas.
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Nick Zerwas, R-Elk River, after an orthoscopic procedure Wednesday revealed that routine surgery meant to correct a flaw in his heart would not work.
He missed the last five games of the season with torn cartilage in his left knee, which required orthoscopic surgery.
That was easy to do, given the 192-inch focal length of the scope and Jimi's favored orthoscopic eyepieces, which minimize the number of air-to-glass surfaces that can cause light scatter from a bright object just outside the field.
Polarized light field microscopy: an analytical method using a microlens array to simultaneously capture both conoscopic and orthoscopic views of birefringent objects.
We're hearing from clients that employees are starting to collaborate much more and talk among themselves, starting to share, "What orthoscopic did you see?
He was saying if it wasn't, I'd have to have an orthoscopic procedure, so if it is Lyme disease, I won't have to have the procedure done, which is great," he added.
In answer to a question from Mr Frank Sellers (1875-1959), Ainslie replied that he definitely regarded monocentric eyepieces as better than orthoscopic eyepieces for planetary work, and he proceeded to draw the internal construction of the eyepieces on the Sion College blackboard.
Samples were characterized via orthoscopic observation (in transmission) using an Olympus BX51 microscope with UMPlanFL 5 X or 20X objectives.
Since I have prescribed orthoscopic lenses for him, he has shown significant improvement in his reading skills.
Bates missed the entire basketball season after a knee injury, then had orthoscopic surgery on March 14 to remove scar tissue.
Plossl and orthoscopic designs are capable of giving sharp images and can compensate, to a degree, for the aberrations (deviations from the "ideal" view) that plague fast scopes.