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Definition 1: a device for producing or controlling light - [noun denoting artifact]

(optical device is a kind of ...) an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

"the device is small enough to wear on your wrist" "a device intended to conserve water"

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device that produces plane-polarized light

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device for projecting images of celestial bodies and other astronomical phenomena onto the inner surface of a hemispherical dome

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device used to measure the rotation of the plane of vibration of polarized light

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device for focussing a camera or other instrument automatically

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device having a triangular shape and made of glass or quartz; used to deviate a beam or invert an image

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device for projecting a beam of light

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device that produces plane-polarized ultraviolet light

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device for viewing stereoscopic photographs

(... is a kind of optical device ) a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images

(... is a kind of optical device ) an acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation; an optical device that produces an intense monochromatic beam of coherent light

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device consisting of a transparent cell with two electrodes between two polarizing media; passes light only if the two planes of polarization are parallel; used as a high-speed shutter or to modulate a laser beam

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device that helps a user to find the target of interest

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device that distributes the light of a lamp evenly

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device consisting of a surface with many parallel grooves in it; disperses a beam of light (or other electromagnetic radiation) into its wavelengths to produce its spectrum

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device consisting of a tube containing a convex achromatic lens at one end and a slit at the other with the slit at the focus of the lens; light rays leave the slit as a parallel beam

(... is a kind of optical device ) optical device used to follow the path of a celestial body and reflect its light into a telescope; has a movable and a fixed mirror

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device consisting of an attachment that enables an observer to view simultaneously the image and a drawing surface for sketching it

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device for obtaining interference fringes

(... is a kind of optical device ) an optical device for viewing photographic transparencies

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