reduced eye

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re·duced eye

a simplified design of the ocular optic system, represented as having a single refracting surface and a uniform index of refraction; a model based on this concept is used in retinoscopy and ophthalmoscopy.
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1. Denotes divergence of light travelling from, or convergence of light travelling from, or to an object or image. The
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