central vision

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n central vision vision using the fovea and parafovea; the middle part of the visual field
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Usage

In literature:

But his "Brownies," in a vision of the night, showed him a central scene, and he wrote "Jekyll and Hyde.
"Adventures among Books" by Andrew Lang
The spectral cloud resolved itself into a terrible vision which enveloped the central hill.
"Tales of Aztlan" by George Hartmann
Indeed, he could not remove his eyes from the one central figure of his thoughts and vision.
"The Cave in the Mountain" by Lieut. R. H. Jayne
Visions of the famous Gun Club rose up before them the oftenest, with their dear friend Marston always the central figure.
"All Around the Moon" by Jules Verne
But in this hemianopia the region of central vision is always spared.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 4" by Various
Yet if the Michigan Central had been possessed of a real vision it might easily have made a complete triumph of the change.
"Our Railroads To-Morrow" by Edward Hungerford
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In poetry:

Change laughs again, again the sky is cold,
And down that fissure now no star-beam glides.
Yet they whose sweep of vision grows not old
Still at the central point of space behold
Another pole-star: for the Truth abides.
"The Old Pole Star" by Edith Wharton

In news:

A powerful city commission recommended a muscular long-term vision for central Chicago yesterday afternoon, paving the way for a taller and denser South Loop despite objections from area residents.
At Central Washington Eye Clinic are providing FREE VISION SCREENINGS to children from 6 months to 5 years old.
Digital tablets improve reading speed of those with central vision loss, study finds.
In dry AMD, cells in the macula — the part of the eye involved in sharp, central vision — break down, gradually blurring central vision.
In wet AMD, the abnormal overgrowth of blood vessels leaks blood and fluid, leading to a loss of central vision.
In 2010, 3.9 million adult diabetics reported vision problems DME happens when fluid leaks into the macula , the central part of the retina where sharp, straightforward vision occurs.
In AMD, there is a deterioration of the macula , which is in the center of the retina, and loss of central vision results.
Gradually, central vision may become blurred, or a completely dark area may appear in the center of the vision.
Gulden Ophthalmics' Eger Macular Stressometer is a handheld diagnostic instrument that stresses the macula with a controlled, repeatable light burst and measures the time it takes the eye to recover central vision.
The Joseph Storehouse is a humanitarian aid center in the hills of Jerusalem and is the central focus of an ever-expanding ministry, Vision for Israel.
Architectural lighting company i-Vision has completed a stunning lighting design and supplied all necessary instruments and fixtures for the permanent illumination of Merseyside Police Authority's (MPA) headquarters in central Liverpool.
Macular degeneration is a common eye disease, where the tissue in the back of the eye dies, causing people to lose their sharp, central vision.
As Hurricane Frances is projected to arrive in the central Florida area this Saturday, the offices of Super Vision will be closed tomorrow, Friday, September 3, 2004 in order for employees to prepare the office and their homes for the storm.
Architectural lighting company i-Vision has completed a stunning lighting design and supplied all necessary instruments and fixtures for the permanent illumination of Merseyside Police Authority's (MPA) headquarters in central Liverpool .
Central Park Restaurant Plans Betray Olmsted 's Vision.
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In science:

Macula is the part of the retina that is responsible for central vision.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
Degeneration of the macula causes blurred central vision or a blind spot in the center of your visual field.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
Cones are essential for central vision as well as color vision.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
Texture is one of the central concepts in computer vision and image analysis.
Texture synthesis and nonparametric resampling of random fields
The central contribution of this paper is a refined or adapted version of the scientific method, based on large scale lossless data compression, which can be used for computer vision research.
Compression Rate Method for Empirical Science and Application to Computer Vision
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