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foveate

 [fo´ve-āt]
pitted.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fo·ve·ate

, foveated (fō'vē-āt, -ā-ted),
Pitted; having foveas or depressions on the surface.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

foveate

adjective Characterised by one or more foveae; pitted .
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

fo·ve·ate

, foveated (fō'vē-āt, -ā-tĕd)
Pitted; having foveae or depressions on the surface.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Foveation techniques can be used to enhance device performance in more ways than foveated rendering.
(2003) found that visual processing of foveated information was poorer during handsfree cellular phone conversations than during single-task conditions even after controlling for differences in fixation duration.
Thus real-time foveated display techniques, such as progressive transmission, could potentially be used to reduce bandwidth to useful levels (Bolt, 1984).
A real-time foveated multi-resolution system for low-bandwidth video communication.
Implementation of a foveated image-coding system for bandwidth reduction of video images.
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The company also mentioned "foveated rendering," a process where a part of a VR environment is sharpened depending on where a users is gazing.
Foveated rendering could also avoid heat build up and component wear.
Apart from the glasses, SMI has also developed a VR technology called foveated rendering, which locates the VR area exactly in front of the user's gaze and renders it at full resolution, blurring out the rest.
Elsewhere, the technology also has hefty potential performance benefits, as eye-tracking lends itself to a feature known as foveated rendering.