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Search Results for: accommodation

Accommodation reflex

Definition noun, plural: accommodation reflexes A reflex reaction of the eye in response to focusing on near object followed... Read More


Accomodation, in general sense, may refer to the dwelling or a transient lodging. In biology, it refers to an adjustment or... Read More

Accommodation of nerve

Accommodation of nerve (Science: anatomy, nerve) The property of a nerve by which it adjusts to a slowly increasing strength... Read More


Answer 1. To speak or write by way of return (originally, to a charge), or in reply; to make response. There was no voice,... Read More

Social adjustment

social adjustment Those types of relationships which involve the accommodation of the individual to circumstances in his... Read More

Facultative hyperopia

Facultative hyperopia --> manifest hyperopia Hyperopia that can be compensated by accommodation. Synonym: facultative... Read More


Kite 1. (Science: ornithology) Any raptorial bird of the subfamily Milvinae, of which many species are known. They have long... Read More


Myopia (Science: ophthalmology) That error of refraction in which rays of light entering the eye parallel to the optic axis... Read More

Ciliary body

Ciliary body (Science: anatomy) tissue that includes the group of muscles that act on the eye lens to produce accommodation... Read More

Punctum proximum

punctum proximum --> near point That point in conjugate focus with the retina when the eye exerts maximal... Read More


phacoscope (Science: instrument) An instrument in the form of a dark chamber for observing the changes in the lens during... Read More

Sensory Systems

A sensory system is a part of the nervous system consisting of sensory receptors that receive stimuli from the internal and... Read More