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hyperfocal distance

[hahy-per-foh-kuh l, hahy-] /ˈhaɪ pərˈfoʊ kəl, ˌhaɪ-/
noun, Photography
1.
the distance, at a given f number, between a camera lens and the nearest point (hyperfocal point) having satisfactory definition when focused at infinity.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; hyper- + focal
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hyperfocal distance

/ˌhaɪpəˈfəʊkəl/
noun
1.
the distance from a camera lens to the point beyond which all objects appear sharp and clearly defined
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