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Vision in bright light, mediated by cone cells of the retina; daylight vision.
pho·to′pic (-tō′pĭk, -tŏp′ĭk) adj.
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(Physiology) the normal adaptation of the eye to light; day vision
[C20: New Latin, from photo- + -opia]
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pho•to•pi•a(foʊˈtoʊ pi ə)
vision in bright light (opposed to scotopia).
pho•top′ic (-ˈtɒp ɪk, -ˈtoʊ pɪk) adj.
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vision, or the ability to see in bright light. Cf. scotopia. — photopic, adj.See also: Eyes
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