depth perception

the ability of an observer to judge the spatial relationships of objects, especially their relative distance from the observer and from one another.

1905–10 Unabridged
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depth perception n.
The ability to perceive spatial relationships, especially distances between objects, in three dimensions.

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Example sentences
Whether it be to provide better depth perception in inclement weather or at
The accident permanently impaired his long-distant vision and depth perception.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth
  perception and ability to adjust focus.
And he found that there was a temporary loss of depth perception, and also a
  reduction of peripheral vision.
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