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échelle de vision

English translation: Vision scale

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French term or phrase:échelle de vision
English translation:Vision scale
Entered by: 1964
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10:07 Jul 23, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: échelle de vision
Piece of equipment used by the military.

les autorités examineront le projet de L'ÉCHELLE DE VISION au cours de la prochaine révision des méthodes d'évaluation de la vue.
lcmolinari
Canada
Local time: 06:32
Vision scale
Explanation:
there are several equipment for vision.
That seems not equipment but a part and a component of equipment.
That may be either an adjustment system of vision with "inner scales"(that is a ruller like or an occuler coordinate system ) and an adjustment piece for this inner occuler.

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1964
Turkey
Local time: 14:32
Grading comment
I think this is the most "in between" complicated and simple
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naeye testFinLegTran
naSight gaugeBOB DE DENUS
naVision scale
1964
na -1photometric scaleMarcus Malabad
na -2eye chartFr?d?rique


  

Answers


2 hrs peer agreement (net): -1
photometric scale


Explanation:
see links for examples of PS used in military vehicles/weaponry


    Reference: http://www.spie.org/web/abstracts/1600/1687.html
    Reference: http://physics.nist.gov/Divisions/Div844/facilities/photo/Pr...
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 12:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in pair: 390

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Anna Beria: mmm, I'm not convinced it's as complicated as all that.
5 hrs
  -> how can I convince you then? ;-)
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2 hrs
Vision scale


Explanation:
there are several equipment for vision.
That seems not equipment but a part and a component of equipment.
That may be either an adjustment system of vision with "inner scales"(that is a ruller like or an occuler coordinate system ) and an adjustment piece for this inner occuler.



1964
Turkey
Local time: 14:32
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in pair: 294
Grading comment
I think this is the most "in between" complicated and simple
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13 hrs
Sight gauge


Explanation:
Could it be a sight gauge.

BOB DE DENUS
Local time: 21:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 409
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15 hrs peer agreement (net): -2
eye chart


Explanation:
Morning!

I think it is dead simple, it's one of those eye exams you take when you go to the doctor's, you know with the alphabet poster.
Here's what's in Termium:

French:Medical and Surgical Equipment
The Eye

échelle d'acuité visuelle s FEM,GENERIC
échelle optométrique s FEM,GENERIC
échelle visuelle s FEM,GENERIC

DEF - tableau groupant des séries d'optotypes pour mesurer l'acuité visuelle. s

English:Medical and Surgical Equipment
The Eye

chart s SPECIFIC

eye chart s SPECIFIC


DEF - in ophthalmology, test-types for examining far or near vision


    Reference: http://www.termium.com
Fr?d?rique
Local time: 12:32
PRO pts in pair: 52

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Anna Beria: not THAT simple. you're talkin
3 hrs

disagree  1964: it is a chart like but a scale (in oculer part) since they measure distance and others as well
15 hrs
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1 day 23 hrs
eye test


Explanation:
the authorities will examine the eye test project during the next revision of [eye] sight evaluation methods

Of course, I could be completely wide of the mark here!

FinLegTran
Local time: 11:32
PRO pts in pair: 1
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