[ hahy-per-foh-kuhl, hahy- ]
/ ˈhaɪ pərˈfoʊ kəl, ˌhaɪ- /
the distance, at a given f number, between a camera lens and the nearest point (hyperfocal point ) having satisfactory definition when focused at infinity.
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British Dictionary definitions for hyperfocal distance
/ (ˌhaɪpəˈfəʊkəl) /
the distance from a camera lens to the point beyond which all objects appear sharp and clearly defined
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