sustantivo[usually treated as singular]
- 1The scientific study of sight and the behaviour of light, or the properties of transmission and deflection of other forms of radiation.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- In applied mathematics he studied optics, electricity, telegraphy, capillarity, elasticity, thermodynamics, potential theory, quantum theory, theory of relativity and cosmology.
- Regrettably, fluid dynamics is not well covered in standard physics curricula, but the ideas have natural connections to basic conservation laws, optics, and quantum mechanics.
- Modern scholarship has not seriously affected his stature in the fields of mathematics, dynamics, celestial mechanics, astronomy, optics, natural philosophy, or cosmology.
- 2chiefly North American (Typically in a political context) the way in which an event or course of action is perceived by the public: the issue itself is secondary to the optics of the Democrats opposing this administration in a high-profile wayMás ejemplos en oraciones
- The Republicans understood one thing very well and that was that the optics of legislation are important.
- The optics are terrible, but it's also a terrible waste of government money.
- State Transportation Department officials noted in early October that federal officials were concerned about the project's "optics."
Más definiciones de opticsDefinición de optics en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.