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gaze

 [gāz]
1. to look in one direction for a period of time.
2. the act or state of looking steadily in one direction.

gaze

(gāz),
The act of looking steadily at an object.

gaze

(gāz)
1. to look steadily in one direction.
2. the act of looking steadily at something.

conjugate gaze  the normal movement of the two eyes simultaneously in the same direction to bring something into view.

gaze

[gāz]
Etymology: ME, gazen, to stare
a state of looking in one direction. A person with normal vision has six basic positions of gaze, each determined by control of different combinations of contractions of extraocular muscles. See also cardinal position of gaze.

gaze

To fixate steadily or continuously. See cardinal positions of gaze.
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Simple main effects based on the significant interaction revealed that in the 2000 msec condition the subjective position of the target in the cue condition significantly displaced closer to the gazed location than that in the no-cue condition (F (1,1) = 23.
Consequently, we predicted the average case error between the gazed position and calculated position based on the size of specular reflective rectangle.
Jane and I never spoke a word about God, but we experienced God's loving presence as we gazed at one another.
Coming out to be gazed at, however, for Fanny, is not a satisfactory practice, and even when she is assigned the visibility suited to her new status ('out'), she clings to her custom of fearing and ultimately defying the male gaze:
I gazed at the lady as she gazed at me, She'd stroked my coat gently, she likes me, you see.
She shows her womanhood, a far different sight than that gazed upon by the m en, who see not Janie's presence but their own desire, desire which her body is expected to satisfy.
The power of appropriation lies not just with the father, then -- but with the mother as well, who, in the son's eyes, gazes at the father in a way the son would like to be gazed at, so, in a good parental relationship, son wants to be like his father because of the way mother has treated father.