optotype etymology

English word optotype comes from English -type, English opto- (Eye, vision, light.)

Detailed word origin of optotype

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-type English (eng) (biology) Used to form words referring to groups of organisms characterized by the presence of a specific feature. Impressed form; stamp; print. Typical form.
opto- English (eng) Eye, vision, light.
optotype English (eng) A standardized symbol for testing vision.. An eye chart.

Words with the same origin as optotype

Descendants of -type
Descendants of opto-
optoacoustic optochemical optocoupler optoelectric optoelectronic optogalvanic optogenetic optogram optoisolated optoisolator optokinesis optokinetic optology optomagnonic optomechanics optometrically optometrist optometry optomotor optophobia optophone optoporation optospintronics optotypic