Definition of Decentered

1. Verb. (past of decenter) ¹



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Definition of Decentered

1. decenter [v] - See also: decenter

Lexicographical Neighbors of Decentered

decencies
decene
decenes
decennaries
decennary
decennia
decennial
decennially
decennials
decennium
decenniums
decent
decentalisation
decenter
decentered (current term)
decentered lens
decentering
decenters
decentest
decentish
decently
decentness
decentralisation
decentralisations
decentralise
decentralised
decentralises
decentralising
decentralising(a)

Literary usage of Decentered

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Refraction of the Human Eye and Methods of Estimating the Refraction by James Thorington (1916)
"According to the same rule if the +4 sphere had been decentered 5 mm. the effect would have been 2 prisms, if it had been decentered 2*-^ mm. the effect ..."

2. Spectacles and eyeglasses: Their Forms, Mounting and Proper Adjustment by Richard Jones Phillips (1908)
"If the visual axis pass to the nasal side of the optical center of the glass, the latter is " decentered out." Similarly a glass may be decentered in any ..."

3. Oculo-refractive Cyclopedia and Dictionary by Thomas George Atkinson (1921)
"the inner side of the geometrical, it is said to be "decentered in"; when the reverse, it is "decentered out." PRISM EFFECT OF DECENTERING. ..."

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