Advertisement

Advertisement

compound lens

noun

  1. an optical system consisting of two or more lenses having the same axis.


compound lens

noun

  1. a lens consisting of more than one component lens


Discover More

Example Sentences

When the two are combined, so as to form a compound lens, the one tends to correct the dispersion of the other.

Advertisement

Word of the Day

tortuous

[tawr-choo-uhs ]

Meaning and examples

Start each day with the Word of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement


compound leafcompound magnet