Pronunciation: (sten"u-pē'ik),[key] —adj. pertaining to or containing a narrow slit or minute opening: a stenopeic device to aid vision after eye surgery.
—n. a device, as of wood, metal, or cardboard, with a narrow horizontal slit, worn over the eyes for protection against bright sunlight. Also,sten"o•pae'ic,sten•o•pa•icPronunciation: (sten"u-pā'ik).[key]