point of fixation

n.

The point on the retina at which the light rays coming directly from an object are focused.fixation point

Nearby words

  1. point lace,
  2. point man,
  3. point mutation,
  4. point of articulation,
  5. point of departure,
  6. point of honor,
  7. point of honour,
  8. point of inflection,
  9. point of no return,
  10. point of order


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