visual sense

visual sense
noun
the ability to see; the visual faculty
Syn: ↑sight, ↑vision, ↑visual modality
Derivationally related forms: ↑sight (for: ↑sight)
Members of this Topic: ↑visual system
Hypernyms: ↑modality, ↑sense modality, ↑sensory system, ↑exteroception
Hyponyms:

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