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focal system <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman

in A Dictionary of Psychology

Third edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199534067
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726828
focal system n.

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The aspect of vision that governs object identification and discrimination, using predominantly central vision without peripheral vision. Compare ambient

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Subjects: Psychology

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