HyperDic: visual_modality

English > 1 sense of the expression visual modality:
NOUNcognitionvisual modality, sight, vision, visual sensethe ability to see
English > visual modality: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe ability to see; the visual faculty.
Synonymssight, vision, visual sense
Category ofvisual systemThe sensory system for vision
Narrowerachromatic visionvision using the rods
acuity, visual acuity, sharp-sightednessSharpness of vision
binocular visionvision involving the use of both eyes
central visionvision using the fovea and parafovea
color vision, chromatic vision, trichromacyThe normal ability to see colors
daylight vision, photopic visionnormal vision in daylight
distance visionvision for objects that a 20 feet or more from the viewer
eyesight, seeing, sightednessnormal use of the faculty of vision
monocular visionvision with only one eye
near visionvision for objects 2 feet or closer to the viewer
night vision, night-sight, scotopic vision, twilight visionThe ability to see in reduced illumination (as in moonlight)
peripheral visionvision at the edges of the visual field using only the periphery of the retina
stigmatismnormal eyesight
Broaderexteroceptionsensitivity to stimuli originating outside of the body
modality, sense modality, sensory systemA particular sense
Spanishvisión, vista
Catalanvisió, vista

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