lens

(redirected from cylindrical lens)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to cylindrical lens: spherical lens
  • noun

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

References in periodicals archive ?
In addition, Kenteh provides the brand new Cylindrical Lens & Prism series, and Mirror of OCLI is also off the shelf, including depth 1.
This optical rectangle is then collimated by a cylindrical lens, such that the rectangle illuminates objects of interest at various distances from the source.
Full browser ?