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visual field

Origin of visual field
1880-85 Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for visual-field

visual field

the whole extent of the image falling on the retina when the eye is fixating a given point in space
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visual-field in Medicine

visual field n.
The area simultaneously visible to one eye without movement.

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visual-field in Science
visual field  
The area that is visible to an immobile eye at a given time.
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