dioptric

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dioptric

[dī′äp·trik]
(optics)
Serving in or effecting refraction.
Produced by means of refraction.
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In the same way that Cavendish addresses her Observat ions upon Experimental Philosophy to what she refers to as "Modern Experimentall and Dioptrical Writers," here Cavendish mentions the experimental philosophers and the astronomers both first and at greatest length.