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Synonyms and Antonyms of optic

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optic

synonym (synonym of optic)

hypernym (optic IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • the organ of sight (noun.body)
    an organ having nerve endings (in the skin or viscera or eye or ear or nose or mouth) that respond to stimulation (noun.body)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF optic relation)

  • (noun.body)
    the eye unaided by any optical instrument that alters the power of vision or alters the apparent size or distance of objects (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    an informal term referring to the eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the right eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the left eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    an eye having a single lens (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    in insects and some crustaceans: composed of many light-sensitive elements each forming a portion of an image (noun.body)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.body)
    a highly vascular membrane in the eye between the retina and the sclera; a dark pigmentation minimizes the scattering of light inside the eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the part of the tunic of the eye between the choroid coat and the iris (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    either of the corners of the eye where the upper and lower eyelids meet (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a vertical fold of skin over the nasal canthus; normal for Mongolian peoples; sometimes occurs in Down's syndrome (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a protective fold of skin in the eyes of reptiles and birds and some mammals (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a transparent lubricating mucous membrane that covers the eyeball and the under surface of the eyelid (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    one of the small muscles of the eye that serve to rotate the eyeball (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the transparent dome-shaped anterior portion of the outer covering of the eye; it covers the iris and pupil and is continuous with the sclera (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the part of the eye that contains the iris and ciliary body and choroid (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a tubule that drains excess aqueous humor (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    muscular diaphragm that controls the size of the pupil which in turn controls the amount of light that enters the eye; it forms the colored portion of more.. (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    biconvex transparent body situated behind the iris in the eye; its role (along with the cornea) is to focuses light on the retina (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a branch of the ophthalmic artery; enters the eyeball with the optic nerve (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    one of several arteries supplying the choroid coat of the eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    an artery that originates from the ophthalmic artery and supplies the lacrimal gland and rectal eye muscles and the upper eyelid and the forehead (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    drains the lacrimal gland; empties into the superior ophthalmic vein (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the structures that secrete and drain tears from the eye (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the innermost light-sensitive membrane covering the back wall of the eyeball; it is continuous with the optic nerve (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the whitish fibrous membrane (albuginea) that with the cornea forms the outer covering and protection of the eyeball (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a ring of smooth muscle surrounding the iris (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a natural opening in something (noun.object)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.body)
    the sensory system for vision (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear (noun.body)
     

pertainym (of or pertaining to (meaning relating to))

derivation (.... is derived from optic)

  • (noun.body)
    the organ of sight (noun.body)
     
  • the organ of sight (noun.body)
    a person skilled in testing for defects of vision in order to prescribe corrective glasses (noun.person)
     
  • (verb.perception)
    look at (verb.perception)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    relating to or using sight (adj.pert)
     

domain usage (optic is used in .... domain)

  • (noun.communication)
    a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech (noun.communication)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part holonym part meronym pertainym derivation eye oculus ocular optical visual receptor sense organ sensory receptor naked eye peeper oculus dexter od oculus sinister os choroid choroid coat ciliary body eyelid canthus epicanthic fold visual system face human face sight vision visual modality visual sense eye oculus oculist optometrist eye ocular optical oculus

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