Listing plane

Listing plane

(list′ing)
[Johann Benedict Listing, Ger. physiologist, 1808–1882]
A transverse vertical plane lying perpendicular to the anteroposterior axis of the eye and containing the center of motion of the eyes. It also contains the transverse and vertical axes of voluntary ocular rotation.
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Rowland ordered the three-man crew to bail out, which they did, then he fought the wheel to steady the listing plane.