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correspondence

 [kor″ĕ-spon´dens]
the condition of being in agreement or conformity.
retinal correspondence the state concerned with the impingement of image-producing stimuli on the retinas of the two eyes.

cor·re·spon·dence

(kōr'ĕ-spon'dents),
In optics, those points on each retina that have the same visual direction.

correspondence

/cor·re·spon·dence/ (kor″is-pon´dins) the condition of being in agreement or conformity.
anomalous retinal correspondence  a condition in which disparate points on the retinas of the two eyes come to be associated sensorially.
normal retinal correspondence  the condition in which the corresponding points on the retinas of the two eyes are associated sensorially.
retinal correspondence  the state concerned with the impingement of image-producing stimuli on the retinas of the two eyes.

correspondence

(in ophthalmology) the relationship between corresponding points on each retina. The simultaneous stimulation of the points results in the sensation of viewing a single object.

cor·re·spon·dence

(kōr'ĕ-spon'dĕns)
optics The points on each retina that have the same visual direction.

cor·re·spon·dence

(kōr'ĕ-spon'dĕns)
optics the points on each retina that have the same visual direction.

correspondence,

n written or typed communication between two individuals or groups of individuals.
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It seeks to develop the skills of participants in preparing memos and correspondences, and enable them to avoid errors in their writings, a statement from PEIE said.
The programme's sessions are delivered by Bakheet Al Shehri, media expert at the office of PEIE's chief executive, who highlighted the principles of preparing and writing international memos and governmental correspondences; in addition to Mohammed Saddam, training expert at PEIE, who reviewed ways to write reports; and Raiyabint Salim Al Mandhariya, assistant professor at curriculum and instruction department in Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), who underscored the linguistic and formal aspects in preparing reports and governmental correspondences.
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The show picks up energy once it moves into the early '60s, where a series of vitrines, filled with Johnson's correspondence, make the energy of the entire show jump a few notches.
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17] Then follows a string of the usual correspondences, between sets of parts and their reverse parts, with reference to Galen, who "says and repeats this often in his books.