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Meaning of "mirror lens" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MIRROR LENS

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MIRROR LENS

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Mirror lens is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MIRROR LENS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

mirror lens

Catadioptric system

A catadioptric optical system is one where refraction and reflection are combined in an optical system, usually via lenses and curved mirrors. Catadioptric combinations are used in focusing systems such as search lights, headlamps, early lighthouse focusing systems, optical telescopes, microscopes, and telephoto lenses. Other optical systems that use lenses and mirrors are also referred to as "catadioptric" such as surveillance catadioptric sensors.

Definition of mirror lens in the English dictionary

The definition of mirror lens in the dictionary is a lens of long focal length in which some of the lens elements are replaced by mirrors in order to shorten its overall length and reduce its weight.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MIRROR LENS

mirliton
miro
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Mirren
mirror
mirror ball
mirror canon
mirror carp
mirror finish
mirror image
mirror site
mirror symmetry
mirror writing
mirror-like
mirrored
mirrorwise
mirth
mirthful
mirthfully
mirthfulness

WORDS THAT END LIKE MIRROR LENS

achromatic lens
anamorphic lens
contact lens
detachable lens
fisheye lens
Fresnel lens
gas-permeable lens
gravitational lens
hard lens
lens
macro lens
magnetic lens
portrait lens
soft contact lens
soft-focus lens
soft lens
telephoto lens
telescopic lens
toric lens
wide-angle lens
zoom lens

Synonyms and antonyms of mirror lens in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «mirror lens» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MIRROR LENS

Find out the translation of mirror lens to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of mirror lens from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «mirror lens» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

镜子镜头
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

lente del espejo
570 millions of speakers

English

mirror lens
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

दर्पण लेंस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عدسة مرآة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

зеркальные линзы
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

lente do espelho
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মিরর লেন্স
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

lentille de miroir
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kanta cermin
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Spiegellinse
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ミラーレンズ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

미러 렌즈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lensa pangilon
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ống kính gương
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கண்ணாடி லென்ஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मिरर लेन्स
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Ayna mercek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

lente a specchio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

lustro obiektyw
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дзеркальні лінзи
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

lentilă oglindă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φακό καθρέφτη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

spieël lens
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

spegellins
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

speillinse
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mirror lens

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MIRROR LENS»

The term «mirror lens» is regularly used and occupies the 97.565 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mirror lens

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MIRROR LENS»

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Primary Care Optometry
Figure 8-30 The areas that may be observed through each portion of the Goldmann three-mirror lens: (a) flat anterior surface; (b) 73-degree mirror, for viewing posterior to the equator; (c) 57- degree mirror, for viewing from the equator to the ...
Theodore Grosvenor, Theodore P. Grosvenor, 2007
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Textbook of Ophthalmology
28.9: Central portion of 3-mirror lens Fig. 28.6: Goldmann's 3-mirror lens CORNEA PERPENDICULAR TO THE CORNEA Fig. 28.10: Posterior retinal mirror of 3-mirror lens Fig. 28.7: Angles of 3-mirror lens Fig. 28.8: Goldmann's 3- mirror lens ...
Sunita Agarwal, Athiya Agarwal, Lucio Buratto, 2002
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Optometry: Science, Techniques and Clinical Management
The most commonly used fluid lens is the Goldmann 3-mirror lens, although 1- and 2-mirror lenses are also available. The 3-mirror lens contains three mirrors and a centre lens. The centre lens (a Hruby lens) is used to view the posterior pole ...
Mark Rosenfield, Nicola Logan, Keith H. Edwards, 2009
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The Glaucoma Book: A Practical, Evidence-Based Approach to ...
36.2 View through Goldmann three-mirror lens. The top mirror (angle mirror) shows an open angle Fig. 36.3 Zeiss lens. (a) Undersurface of Zeiss four-mirror lens shows the concave face of the lens which is applied to the tear film of the cornea.
Paul N. Schacknow, John R. Samples, 2010
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Clinical Pathways In Vitreoretinal Disease
The Goldmann three-mirror lens comprises a central viewing area for the posterior retina surrounded by three mirrors of different sizes and angle orientation to view specific parts of the eye. The smallest thumbnail-shaped mirror allows ...
Scott M. Steidl, Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, 2011
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Astrophotography for the Amateur
But l do have one lens that is troubled by internal reflections, a 300-mm //5.6 mirror lens (Fig. 9.10); multicoating there would be welcome. Some lenses shift annoyingly during a long exposure as the telescope moves to follow the stars. Zooms ...
Michael A. Covington, 1999
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Caravaggio: The Art of Realism
The image projected by this "mirror-lens," as he calls it, is upside down but not reversed. Of course, the mirror depicted in Caravaggio's Conversion of the Magdalen, presumably the ssanescudo a specchio cited in his inventory, is convex, not ...
John Varriano, 2010
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Popular Science
... Impex Copernicus $200 Mirror- lens 30 No No No No-'1 No Criterion RV-6 $220 Parabolic mirror 48 Yes No No Yes Cave-Astrola Student Standard $235 Parabolic mirror 48" No No No Yes Edmund Super Space Conqueror $260 Parabolic ...
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Vitreoretinal Surgical Techniques
I prefer to use the indirect ophthalmoscope with scleral depression to identify peripheral retinal breaks (Fig. 2.5). The use of a three-mirror lens or other panfunduscopic lens is acceptable, but the entire peripheral retina from equator to ora ...
Gholam A. Peyman, Stephen A. Meffert, Famin Chou, 2000
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Diagnosis and Management of Glaucoma
The Goldmann single-mirror lens is the prototype. The mirror in this lens has a height of 12 mm and a tilt of 62 degrees from the plano front surface. The central well has a diameter of 12 mm and a posterior radius of curvature of 7.38 mm.
R. Ramakrishan, R. Krishnadas, Alan L. Robin, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MIRROR LENS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mirror lens is used in the context of the following news items.
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Hey Nipper… Peek-a-Boo!!
Which is why I acquired a mirror lens over the weekend. Specifically, a Rokinon 500mm f/8 mirror lens. It's compact, it's lightweight, and it ... «Albany Times Union, Jul 15»
2
Goodbye, Rachel. I miss you already.
A couple of days ago, I purchased a 500mm f/8 mirror lens and a 2x teleconverter. Right off the bat, I've got a much lighter lens in my hands, ... «Albany Times Union, Jul 15»
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Born in the USA: US eyewear brands at Vision Expo East
From sales data acquired recently, the company can see that its Japanese-made mirror lens options are selling well in certain territories so can ... «Optician Online, May 15»
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Celeb Sightings: Steve Aoki Transforms Katie Couric Into an EDM DJ
--Supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio ran errands with her son wearing Made Eyewear's Bronson sunglasses in silver with silver mirror lens in ... «Us Magazine, May 15»
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180-pound NASA telephoto camera lens on eBay
Huge mirror lens 2540mm focal length, aperture F/8 ! ! ! These lenses were used by the NASA for tracking the Saturn V or similar. I was told by ... «Boing Boing, Apr 15»
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eBay Watch: Buy NASA's Massive Jonel 100 2540mm F/8 Mirror Lens
This enormous Jonel 100 2,540mm F/8 mirror lens is no exception. There isn't a ton of authoritative information about this massive lens on the ... «Popular Photography Magazine, Apr 15»
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Spring to her step! Jessica Alba gets birthday ready in white leather …
... twist to her ballet flats, which were silver - and covered her eyes in Made Eyewear's Hudson sunglasses with crystal and silver mirror lens. «Daily Mail, Apr 15»
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Festival Fashion: Accessories You Need In Your Collection RIGHT …
It's all about the mirror lens! These colourful sunglasses were the latest to hit the catwalk and are perfect for creating a retro festival look. «Yahoo Lifestyle UK, Apr 15»
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Top 5 Best Deals on Sunglasses for Spring Break
The single polycarbonate mirror lens has a design out of late '80s science fiction, and will either make you look like a beach-bound robot ... «Heavy.com, Feb 15»
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Single Edition Leica 600mm f/5 Prototype Lens Shows Up on eBay …
230K for a mirror lens. I am sure some collector will buy it. Aezreth. The writer of this article apparently doesn't know what a mirror lens is. «PetaPixel, Jan 15»

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