Definition of Scioptic

1. a. Of or pertaining to an optical arrangement for forming images in a darkened room, usually called scioptic ball.



Medical Definition of Scioptic

1. Of or pertaining to an optical arrangement for forming images in a darkened room, usually called scioptic ball. Scioptic ball, the lens of a camera obscura mounted in a wooden ball which fits a socket in a window shutter so as to be readily turned, like the eye, to different parts of the landscape. Origin: Gr. Shadow + belonging to sight: cf. F. Scioptique. See Optic. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scioptic

sciography
sciolism
sciolisms
sciolist
sciolistic
sciolists
sciolous
sciolto
sciomachies
sciomachy
sciomancy
scion
scions
sciophyte
sciophytes
scioptic (current term)
sciopticon
sciopticons
scioptics
scioptric
sciosophy
sciotheric
scioun
scious
scire facias
sciroc
scirocco
sciroccos
scirocs
scirrhencanthis

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