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[foh-toh-pee-uh] /foʊˈtoʊ pi ə/

noun, Ophthalmology.
vision in bright light (opposed to ).
the normal adaptation of the eye to light; day vision

photopia pho·to·pi·a (fō-tō’pē-ə)
Vision in bright light, mediated by cone cells of the retina; daylight vision. Also called photopic vision.
pho·to’pic (-tō’pĭk, -tŏp’ĭk) adj.


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