stenopaic


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stenopaic

(ˌstɛnəˈpeɪɪk) or

stenopaeic

adj
(of an optic device) having a narrow opening devised to improve eyesight by limiting obscurations
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A simple means of distinguishing between the physiological and pathological halo is to pass a straight edge or stenopaic slit very close to the eye across the pupil (Figure 1).