optic radiation n.
The massive fanlike fiber system passing from the lateral geniculate body of the thalamus to the visual cortex.
[op-tiks] /ˈɒp tɪks/ noun 1. (used with a singular verb) the branch of physical science that deals with the properties and phenomena of both visible and invisible light and with vision. 2. (used with a plural verb) the way a situation, action, event, etc., is perceived by the public or by a particular group of […]
- Optic thalamus
noun 1. (anatomy) an older term for thalamus (sense 1), thalamus (sense 2)
- Optic tract
optic tract n. A continuation of the optic nerve beyond its hemidecussation in the optic chiasm.
- Optic vesicle
optic vesicle n. See ocular vesicle.