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synonyms for optical

  • visual
  • seeing
  • visible
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Rather than relying on the superconducting qubits favored by industry leaders, the researchers used single rubidium atoms trapped inside optical cavities.
CONNECTING DISTANT QUBITS JUST BROUGHT DISTRIBUTED QUANTUM COMPUTING CLOSEREDD GENTFEBRUARY 8, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
As Spot walks around, the operator can simply drag a rectangle around a specific area and the camera will use its 30x optical zoom lens to get a closer look at the situation in that location.
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Up to 10x zoom is optical, which means the lens actually moves to change the angle of view.
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Apple also added sensor-based image stabilization, which it claims is actually more effective than the lens-based “optical” system.
THE BEST NEW PHOTOGRAPHY GEAR OF THE YEARSTAN HORACZEKDECEMBER 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The end result has the same optical properties as a thin fiber strand, but on a much larger scale.
AN INSIDE LOOK AT HOW FIBER OPTIC GLASS IS MADESTAN HORACZEKDECEMBER 24, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
In contrast, Jiuzhang consists of a complex array of optical devices that shuttle photons around.
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In less than nine months, the company has donated more than 600 frames, optical lenses and eye exams.
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As you can imagine, mice don’t particularly enjoy being tethered by optical fibers sprouting from their brains.
SCIENTISTS FOUND A NEW WAY TO CONTROL THE BRAIN WITH LIGHT—NO SURGERY REQUIREDSHELLY FANOCTOBER 13, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The general approach, developed over the course of decades, is to use tailored optical pulses to reshape the electron clouds of atoms and molecules.
ALCHEMY ARRIVES IN A BURST OF LIGHTPHILIP BALLSEPTEMBER 30, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
The result is a practical quantum key distribution system that is able to operate at distances over 1,000 kilometers, a significant improvement over previous optical fiber-based solutions.
CHINA TAKES ANOTHER STEP TOWARDS UNCRACKABLE QUANTUM COMMUNICATIONEDD GENTJUNE 15, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
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WORDS RELATED TO OPTICAL

  • beheld
  • discernible
  • imaged
  • observable
  • observed
  • ocular
  • optical
  • perceptible
  • seeable
  • seen
  • viewable
  • viewed
  • visible
  • visional
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