fibre optics

Definitions

Cars & Driving

  • noun the transmission of information in the form of light carried along sheathed glass fibres, used in some engine management systems and malfunction warning indicators

Computing

  • plural noun the use of thin strands of glass or plastic that can transmit light signals at the speed of light

Medical

  • noun the use of thin fibres which conduct light and images to examine internal organs

Publishing

  • plural noun thin strands of glass that transmit light and images, sometimes used in phototypesetters
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