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Of, relating to, or shaped like a torus or part of a torus.
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of, relating to, or having the form of a torus
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(ˈtɔr ɪk, ˈtɒr-)

1. of or designating a lens with a surface forming a portion of a torus, used for eyeglasses and contact lenses that correct astigmatism.
2. a toric contact lens.
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