object glass

object glass
the lens or system of lenses in a telescope or microscope that is nearest the object being viewed
Hypernyms: ↑lens, ↑lense, ↑lens system
Part Holonyms: ↑optical telescope, ↑compound microscope

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Object glass — Object Ob ject ([o^]b j[e^]kt), n. [L. objectus. See {Object}, v. t.] 1. That which is put, or which may be regarded as put, in the way of some of the senses; something visible or tangible and persists for an appreciable time; as, he observed an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • object glass — n. OBJECTIVE (n. 4) …   English World dictionary

  • object glass — objektyvas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. object glass; objective; objective lens vok. Objektiv, n rus. объектив, m pranc. objectif, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • object-glass — obˈject glass noun In an optical instrument, the lens or combination of lenses at the end next to the object • • • Main Entry: ↑object …   Useful english dictionary

  • object glass — first lens that receives the image of an object (in a microscope, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • object glass — Optics. objective (def. 3). [1655 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • object glass — see objective …   Medical dictionary

  • object glass — noun old fashioned term for objective (in sense 2) …   English new terms dictionary

  • object glass — /ˈɒbdʒɛkt glas/ (say objekt glahs) noun → objective (def. 10) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Apochromatic object glass — Объектив апохромат …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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