punctum remotum


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punctum

 [pungk´tum] (L.)
a point or small spot.
punctum cae´cum blind spot.
punctum lacrima´le (pl. punc´ta lacrima´lia), an opening of a lacrimal duct on the edge of the eyelid.
punctum prox´imum near point.
punctum remo´tum far point.
punc´ta vasculo´sa minute red spots that mark the cut surface of white matter of the brain.

far point

that point in conjugate focus with the retina when the eye is not accommodating.
Synonym(s): punctum remotum

punctum remotum

Abbreviation: P.R.
Visual accommodation far-point.
See also: punctum