TITLE

night vision

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1469
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "night vision" is presented. Night vision refers to the ability to see at night or in light of low intensity. It results from dark adaptation in which the pupil dilates, rhodopsin increases and the intensity threshold of the retina is lowered. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedia Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21237699

 

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