A set of objects used by the application builder for the NEXTSTEP environment.
. . . appliances applied
having a horizontally flattened form.
applanation applanation ap·pla·na·tion (āp’lə-nā’shən) n. The flattening of the cornea by pressure, as with an applanation tonometer. Undue flatness, as of the cornea.
- Applanation tonometer
applanation tonometer applanation tonometer n. An instrument for determining intraocular tension by measuring the pressure required to flatten a small area of the cornea.