stereoscopic vision


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ster·e·o·scop·ic vis·ion

the single perception of a slightly different image from each eye.
Synonym(s): stereopsis
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ster·e·o·scop·ic vi·sion

(ster'ē-ō-skop'ik vizh'ŭn)
The single perception of a slightly different image from each eye.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

stereopsis 

Awareness of the relative distances of objects from the observer, by means of binocular vision only and based on retinal disparity. Syn. stereoscopic vision; third-degree fusion. See stereoscopic visual acuity; anaglyph; angle of stereopsis; cortical column; retinal disparity; depth perception; leaf room; stereo-blindness; random-dot stereogram; stereoscopy; Howard-Dolman test; three needle test; two-dimensional test.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann

ster·e·o·scop·ic vi·sion

(ster'ē-ō-skop'ik vizh'ŭn)
The single perception of a slightly different image from each eye.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The absence of stereoscopic vision decreased accuracy in the cursor condition much more than in the hand condition.
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The result is stereoscopic vision, or 3D, of a depth and colour which cannot be achieved with holograms.
Ann Burke Daly's Stereoscopic Vision, 1996, reversed this situation: she too presented an audio piece, but one set up for a single listener positioned to face outlines of absent photographs traced against the wall.
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"I find myself in a maddeningly flat world," he stated, describing his loss of stereoscopic vision and a lingering inability to make out stairs as anything other than a series of lines.
Dante, an eight-legged robot equipped with stereoscopic vision and electronic measuring tools, was built to explore the hellish interior of a smoldering volcano in Antarctica (SN: 6/6/92, p.376).
Black-and-white high-resolution cameras will serve as the eyes of the robot, providing stereoscopic vision to help it navigate.