cylindrical lens


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cylindrical lens

[si′lin·drə·kəl ′lenz]
(optics)
A lens one or both of whose surfaces are a portion of a circular cylinder.
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On the tip of all micro barcode readers is a cylindrical lens which is the core of this technology.
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