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Synonyms for lens

genus of small erect or climbing herbs with pinnate leaves and small inconspicuous white flowers and small flattened pods: lentils

(metaphor) a channel through which something can be seen or understood

biconvex transparent body situated behind the iris in the eye

electronic equipment that uses a magnetic or electric field in order to focus a beam of electrons

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It also features a triple apochromatic lens system, which reduces fringing, dilution of color fidelity, and degradation of resolution.
The system's components, including the apochromatic lens, were specially designed at the Agfa Optics Centre in Munich, Germany.
As it is an apochromatic lens, chromatic aberrations are corrected by lens elements made of special types of glass with exceptional partial dispersion.