Definition of Skiascopes

1. Noun. (plural of skiascope) ¹



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Definition of Skiascopes

1. skiascope [n] - See also: skiascope

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Skiascopes

ski slope
ski slopes
ski tow
ski trail
ski wax
ski waxes
skia-
skiability
skiable
skiagram
skiagrams
skiagraph
skiagraphs
skiagraphy
skiascope
skiascopes (current term)
skiascopies
skiascopy
skiathon
skiathons
skiatron
skiatrons
skiboard
skiboarder
skiboarding
skibob
skibobbed
skibobber
skibobbers
skibobbing

Literary usage of Skiascopes

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1. Modern ophthalmology by James Moores Ball (1908)
"Among the hand-skiascopes are those of Snell, Gruening, and Marple; revolving skiascopes have been invented by Jennings, Lambert, and others. ..."

2. Annals of Ophthalmology (1916)
"... is done working at half a meter, which is just at arm's length, and the Marple skiascopes are held in the left hand of ..."

3. A Manual of physiology with practical exercises by George Neil Stewart (1910)
"In order to facilitate the introduction of the various lenses, instruments called skiascopes or retinoscopes may be used, one of which is shown in Fig. 443. ..."

4. A Manual of Physiology: With Practical Exercises by George Neil Stewart (1918)
"... 46, forehead-rest. ments called skiascopes or retinoscopes may be used, one of which is shown in Fig. 482. 14. Pupillo-dilator and Constrictor Fibres. ..."

5. Museum Ideals of Purpose and Method by Benjamin Ives Gilman, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (1918)
"In certain galleries skiascopes might, it would seem, be added to the facilities, such as chairs and catalogues, offered for the visitor's comfort and ..."

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