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optical

 [op´tĭ-kal]
visual; see vision.

op·tic

, optical (op'tik, op'ti-kăl),
Relating to the eye, vision, or optics.
[G. optikos]

optical

(ŏp′tĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to sight; visual: an optical defect.
2. Designed to assist sight: optical instruments.
3. Of or relating to optics.
4. Relating to or using visible light: optical astronomy.
5. Using light-sensitive devices.

op′ti·cal·ly adv.

op·tic

, optical (op'tik, -ti-kăl)
Relating to the eye, vision, or optics.
[G. optikos]
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Over the last decade, several new pigments made from optical layers of metals and dielectric layers, which fit the general term of optically variable pigments (OVPs), have been commercialized.
The resulting columns of hardened and optically altered material inside the hemisphere act as ommatidia because they guide light along a precise line from each lens, Lee says.
In this case, a positioning system with fibre optic light buoys and an above-water telecommunications system optically transmits and receives information to and from the tele-submersible.
It is envisaged it will have a driver but will be "optically guided" using sensors on board and in the road.
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The magnetometers considered for the first generation of the neutron EDM experiment are self-oscillating Cs vapor magnetometers (OPM) in the Mx configuration [2,3], optically pumped by spectral discharge lamps (LpOPM).
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