[ op-ti-kuh l ]
/ ˈɒp tɪ kəl /
of, relating to, or applying optics or the principles of optics.
constructed to assist sight or to correct defects in vision.
of or relating to sight or vision; visual.
of or relating to the eye.
of or relating to an optician or opticians or to their products, especially eyeglasses: an optical service.
dealing with or skilled in optics.
opticals. optical effects.
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In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
OTHER WORDS FROM optical
op·ti·cal·ly, adverbnon·op·ti·cal, adjectivenon·op·ti·cal·ly, adverbsub·op·ti·cal, adjective
Words nearby optical
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Example sentences from the Web for non-optical
The vision of our dreams—to keep to vision alone for greater simplicity—is non-optical vision.Human Personality and its Survival of Bodily Death|Frederick W. H. Myers
British Dictionary definitions for non-optical
/ (ˈɒptɪkəl) /
of, relating to, producing, or involving light
of or relating to the eye or to the sense of sight; optic
(esp of a lens) aiding vision or correcting a visual disorder
Derived forms of opticaloptically, adverb
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Scientific definitions for non-optical
[ ŏp′tĭ-kəl ]
Relating to vision or the eyes.
Relating to optics.
Relating to or using visible light.
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