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Definition of "collimation" [col•li•ma•tion]

  • The act of collimating or something collimated (noun)
  • Aligning lenses along line of sight to minimize aberrations (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "collimation" in a sentence
  • "Exposure to ionizing radiation during a medical examination can be limited by lead shielding, tube collimation and using the lowest dose necessary to obtain a diagnostic image."
  • "E.g., the formation and collimation of jets is still quite unknown."
  • "The replacement is a nice model from Astrosystems, which features four-point collimation adjustment."