circle of confusion


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circle of confusion

[′sər·kəl əv kən′fyü·zhən]
(optics)
The blurred circular image of a point object which is formed by a camera lens, even with the best focusing. Also known as circle of least confusion.
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Nothing made sense, and Sam walked in a constant circle of confusion and angst.
'We can now break out of the circle of confusion and clearly promote a joint regional view on what is required to provide a world class transport system for a world class region.'
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