optical image

n.

An image formed by the refraction or reflection of light.

Nearby words

  1. optical fiber,
  2. optical fibre,
  3. optical flint,
  4. optical glass,
  5. optical illusion,
  6. optical isomer,
  7. optical isomerism,
  8. optical mark reading,
  9. optical microscope,
  10. optical mouse


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