interception-band love

interception-band

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In physiology and psychophysics, a narrow band of color produced, under certain conditions of experiment, by the passage of a pendulum or other light rod across a bicolor disk observed with the resting eye: so called, as opposed to illusion-band, because it is due to the purely geometrical relations of the disk and the intercepting pendulum.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.