interocular distance


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

distance

 [dis´tans]
the measure of space intervening between two objects or two points of reference.
interocclusal distance the distance between the occluding surfaces of the maxillary and mandibular teeth with the mandible in physiologic rest position.
interocular distance the distance between the eyes, usually used in reference to the interpupillary distance (the distance between the two pupils when the visual axes are parallel).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

interocular distance

In ophthalmology, the distance between the eyes.
See: hypertelorism
See also: distance
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
References in periodicals archive ?
Total length: 0.42 [+ o -] 0.03; width across eyes: 0.48 [+ o -] 0.04; interocular distance: 0.35 [+ o -] 0.03.
Interocular distance was greater at WR-509.0 and EC was greater at WR-504.4 and WR-506.6 compared to WR-513.1.
Measurements of body length and interocular distance were made for all treatment groups at concentrations of compounds from 10 nM-5 [micro]M.
For eye displacement, interocular distance of the target faces was reduced by 4, 8, 12 or 16 pixels from the base face.
8): Similar to that of adult, about 1.55 times longer across eyes than its width, preocular part about 2.15 times longer than postocular part; head across eyes about 1.2 times wider than interocular distance; eyes small, weakly protruding laterally.
Body medium sized (5.8-5.9 mm); antennal segment I as long as interocular distance, covered with moderately dense setae (Fig.
* Visual-effects creation: Interocular distance and convergence; the effects of different types of lenses and cameras in 3D; screening of good and bad 3D content; using 3ality demos hands-on session; and 3ality 3D rig & stereo image processor production.
Measurements of continuous characters are maximal lengths, with the following attributes recorded and abbreviations used: AI, II, AIII and AIV = first, second, third and fourth antennal segments; Cun = cuneus; CunClyp =distance between apex of cuneus to apex of clypeus; InterOc = interocular distance; Pron = Pronotum; and, Scut = scutellum.
Head length 0.21 [+ or -] 0.03; width through eyes 0.30 [+ or -] 0.01; interocular distance 0.28 [+ or -] 0.03; antennal segments: I 0.06 [+ or -] 0.01, II 0.08 [+ or -] 0.01, III 0.07 [+ or -] 0.01, IV 0.1 [+ or -] 0.02; rostral segments : I 0.08 [+ or -] 0.01, II 0.08 [+ or -] 0.01, III 0.11 [+ or -] 0.01, IV 0.11 [+ or -] 0.01; pronotum length 0.12 [+ or -] 0.01; width across anterior margin 0.34 [+ or -] 0.02; width across humeral angles 0.5 [+ or -] 0.02; length fore femur 0.15 [+ or -] 0.02; length fore tibia 0.16 [+ or -] 0.01; length fore tarsi I 0.04 [+ or -] 0.01, II 0.06 [+ or -] 0.01.