Synonyms and Antonyms for optic-axis

1. optic axis (n.)

a line that passes through the center of curvature of a lens so that light is neither reflected nor refracted

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2. optic axis (n.)

in a doubly refracting crystal, the line in the direction of which no double refraction occurs


4. optic (adj.)

of or relating to or resembling the eye

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5. optic (adj.)

relating to or using sight

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6. axis (n.)

a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions

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7. axis (n.)

the 2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head

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8. axis (n.)

the center around which something rotates

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9. Axis (n.)

in World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations

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10. axis (n.)

a group of countries in special alliance

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