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synonyms for dark adaptation

  • night vision
  • scotopia
  • scotopic adaptation
  • scotopic vision
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Ripperda's eye fell upon the mantle,—it was discoloured a dark red in many places, he nodded his head, and the man withdrew.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
He glanced aside, and saw an exceedingly pretty, dark face, which looked vaguely familiar.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Down in his galleries and chambers where it was dark as a pocket Grandfather Mole enjoyed himself thoroughly.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Dramatic adaptation in expressing various characters, emotions, and motives is potentially very great.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
His dark, shining, almost too intelligent eyes looked at Nigel, and looked away.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
The seeds of some species are of a dark brown while others are of a lighter shade.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
These disseminated them to the people, with proper commentaries, in dark hints and distant observations.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
When we got to the house we entered an obscure corridor and began to find our way up a dark and narrow staircase.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Herein he found an empty stall that was dark enough not to be seen, and still afforded sufficient light to read in.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
That sounded very good—anything sounded good in these dark days in the life of Jean Baptiste.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
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