anastigmatic

[an-uh-stig-mat-ik, a-nas-tig-]

adjective Optics.

(of a lens) not having astigmatism; forming point images of a point object located off the axis of the lens; stigmatic.

Nearby words

  1. anaspid,
  2. anastasia,
  3. anastasis,
  4. anastasius i,
  5. anastigmat,
  6. anastomose,
  7. anastomosis,
  8. anastomotic branch,
  9. anastomotic ulcer,
  10. anastrophe

Origin of anastigmatic

First recorded in 1885–90; an-1 + astigmatic

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British Dictionary definitions for anastigmatic

anastigmatic

adjective

(of a lens or optical device) not astigmaticAlso: stigˈmatic
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