apochromatic objective

[ ăp′ə-krō-mătĭk ]

n.

An objective in which chromatic aberration is corrected for three colors and spherical aberration is corrected for two.

Nearby words

  1. apocarpous,
  2. apocatastasis,
  3. apocenter,
  4. apochromat,
  5. apochromatic,
  6. apocopate,
  7. apocope,
  8. apocrine,
  9. apocrine adenoma,
  10. apocrine carcinoma


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